[Paraneoplastic Cushing's syndrome and small cell bronchial carcinoma].

Abstract

Approximately 30% of small-cell bronchogenic cancers are associated with hypersecretion of ACTH. However, in most cases, there is no clinical expression. When a paraneoplastic Cushing syndrome occurs, it is an independent factor of poor prognosis. Management is extremely complex. Treatment must be based on high dose inhibitors prior to chemotherapy… (More)

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