ACTH Syndrome, Ectopic

Known as: Syndromes, Ectopic ACTH, Ectopic ACTH Secretion, Ectopic ACTH Syndromes 
A syndrome characterized by abnormal secretion of adrenocorticotrophic hormone in conjunction with neoplastic growth occurring anywhere in the body… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND The treatment of advanced medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) has evolved significantly over the past decade. The… (More)
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2011
2011
CONTEXT Ectopic ACTH syndrome (EAS) in youngsters has seldom been reported and is poorly known. SETTING We conducted a… (More)
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2010
2010
Ectopic ACTH syndrome (EAS) is a diagnostic challenge because it is often indistinguishable from Cushing's disease. We describe… (More)
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2010
2010
A 75-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital because of a poor glycemic control. She was found to have Cushingoid feature and… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE Ectopic ACTH syndrome (EAS) occurs in about 5-10% of all patients with ACTH-dependent hypercortisolism with most of… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE ACTH is secreted by the pituitary following processing of larger molecular weight precursors, proopiomelanocortin and… (More)
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1988
1988
Cushing's syndrome due to bronchial carcinoid tumors that secrete adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) may be difficult to distinguish from… (More)
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1985
1985
Twenty-five patients were identified with non-pituitary, nonadrenal ACTH-secreting tumors (bronchial carcinoid, bronchial small… (More)
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1982
1982
Rapidly progressing hypercorticism was observed in 2 patients with malignant neoplasms, a 72-year-old man with anaplastic small… (More)
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1978
1978
Ten out of 164 cases of bronchogenic carcinoma showed pathological evidence at necropsy of the ectopic ACTH syndrome. All… (More)
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