Successful Cushing’s Surgery Leads to Better Bone Density, Study Finds

Successful Cushing’s Surgery Leads to Better Bone Density, Study Finds

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Successful Cushing’s Surgery Leads to Better Bone Density, Study Finds

Biomarkers in a majority of Cushing’s syndrome patients with surgically induced disease remission showed a high rate of bone turnover and greater bone mineral density one and two years later, a study reports. Before treatment, these patients were found to have greater bone degradation and poorer bone formation, as can be common to disease-related bone disorders.  Researchers believe their work is the first study of its kind, “and the data obtained will be instrumental for clinicians who…

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