Successful long-term treatment of Cushing disease with mifepristone (RU486).

@article{Basina2012SuccessfulLT,
  title={Successful long-term treatment of Cushing disease with mifepristone (RU486).},
  author={Marina Basina and Hau Liu and Andrew R Hoffman and David Feldman},
  journal={Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={e114-20}
}
OBJECTIVE We describe a girl with Cushing disease for whom surgery and radiation treatments failed and the subsequent clinical course with mifepristone therapy. METHODS We present the patient's clinical, biochemical, and imaging findings. RESULTS A 16-year-old girl presented with classic Cushing disease. After transsphenoidal surgery, Cyberknife… CONTINUE READING