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ea0032p711 | Neuroendocrinology | ECE2013

Infrasellar gangliocytoma causing cushing's disease: a case report

Domingue Marie-Eve , Marbaix Etienne , Godfraind Catherine , Col Vincent , Raftopoulos Christian , Maiter Dominique

Gangliocytomas are uncommon neuronal tumors that can sometimes cause endocrine syndromes. A few such cases have been reported in association with CushingÂ’s disease. In most instances, the tumor contained CRH and was associated with pituitary corticotroph hyperplasia or adenoma (mixed lesion). Only one case of isolated gangliocytoma causing CushingÂ’s disease per se has been described.We report the case of a 62 year-old woman whose clinical pictu...