Rare Case of Adrenal Cushing’s With Unrelated Thyroid Tumor

Rare Case of Adrenal Cushing’s With Unrelated Thyroid Tumor

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Rare Case of Adrenal Cushing’s With Unrelated Thyroid Tumor

Screening for endocrine disorders, such as Cushing’s syndrome, is particularly important in patients who have tumors in hormone-producing endocrine glands, such as the thyroid. This was the take-home message of a recent case report study that described the case of a woman with thyroid cancer who also had Cushing’s driven by the presence of a benign adrenal tumor. The study, “The occurrence of Adrenocorticotropic hormone-independent Cushing’s syndrome in a woman with the history of papillary thyroid…

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