Cushing Syndrome

Known as: Hypercortisolism, Syndrome, Cushing's, Cushing's Syndrome 
A condition in which there is too much cortisol (a hormone made by the outer layer of the adrenal gland) in the body. Cushing syndrome may be caused… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Ahead of Print article withdrawn by publisher. 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Ectopic ACTH secretion (EAS) is difficult to diagnose and treat. We present our experience with EAS from 1983 to 2004… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Subclinical Cushing's syndrome (SCS) is increasingly being reported in incidentally discovered adrenal adenomas; its hallmark is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The main purpose was to assess the incidence and late outcome of Cushing's syndrome, particularly in Cushing's disease… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Cushing syndrome is caused by an excess of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) production by neuroendocrine tumors, which… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Decreased hippocampal volume is observed in patients with Cushing's syndrome and other conditions associated with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The glucocorticoid receptor (Gr, encoded by the gene Grl1) controls transcription of target genes both directly by interaction… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Patients with chronic hypercortisolemia due to Cushing's syndrome (CS) exhibit cognitive dysfunction. Because glucocorticoid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Adrenal tumors are usually diagnosed by clinical symptoms of hormone excess. The increasing use of ultrasound and computed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND Measurement of adrenocorticotropin levels in plasma from the inferior petrosal sinuses of patients with Cushing's… (More)
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