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Cushing syndrome

Cushing syndrome

(Science: radiology) hyperplasia 70%, pituitary 90%, ectopic 10%, adrenal adenoma 20%, carcinoma 10% Findings: retarded bone maturation, osteoporosis (most often axial), excess callus formation, stippled calvarium, demineralised dorsum sellae, CT: normal-sized adrenals in 1/3 of adrenal hyperplasia


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Microadenoma hormone imbalances (Cushing's syndrome)

... explanantion? Pituitary Adenomas Pituitary adenomas cause most cases of Cushing's syndrome. They are benign, or non-cancerous, tumors of the pituitary gland which secrete increased ...

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by sachin
Tue Nov 21, 2006 11:09 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Microadenoma hormone imbalances (Cushing's syndrome)
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Microadenoma hormone imbalances (Cushing's syndrome)

Is it possible for a pituitary tumor to cause pregnancy symptoms? What hormones are higher or lower and what is required to maintain a balance. I also am questioned if glands are sore along the side of your abdomen like four inches under your arm sagittal (along your side). Sometimes the bicep of yo...

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by madison
Sat Nov 18, 2006 5:22 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Microadenoma hormone imbalances (Cushing's syndrome)
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