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Cushing's Syndrome in Dogs : 'Things You Need to Know'

Every dog owner or dog sitter should be aware of the various diseases that might get the better of their pet and act accordingly. It is very important that the symptoms are properly understood and the… 512 more words

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Have you ever heard of Cushing's Syndrome? I hadn't.

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Who's at Risk for Cushing's?

by Kristen Monaco
Contributing Writer, MedPage Today

Researchers have developed a new method to assess specific populations for Cushing’s syndrome, based on results from a multicenter study. 888 more words

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Screening tool accurately predicts Cushing’s syndrome in most at-risk patients

León-Justel A, et al. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016;doi:10.1210/jc.2016-1673.

A scoring system based on clinical signs and a late-night salivary cortisol test accurately predicted Cushing’s syndrome in at-risk patients, with only one missed case, according to recent findings. 447 more words

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Cushing's Syndrome Epidemiology

By Yolanda Smith, BPharm

Cushing’s syndrome is considered to be a rare disorder that results from prolonged exposure to glucocorticoids. However, there are few epidemiological studies to provide adequate data to describe the incidence and prevalence of the condition accurately. 492 more words

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Video: Adrenalectomy for Cushing's Syndrome Surgical Management

Adrenalectomy for Cushing Syndrome Surgical Management by Dr Anup Gulati

History of Patient
A 35 yrs old female with complaint of…
Weight Gain over last 2 years (weighing 115 kg at present) 57 more words

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