Rare Case of Cushing’s Due to Tumors on Both Adrenal Glands

Rare Case of Cushing’s Due to Tumors on Both Adrenal Glands

307621

Rare Case of Cushing’s Due to Tumors on Both Adrenal Glands

A 43-year-old woman developed Cushing’s syndrome due to bilateral adrenal adenomas, or a tumor on each of her two adrenal glands, according to a recent case report. “Although Cushing’s syndrome due to bilateral adrenal adenoma is rare, it should be considered in mid-aged females with typical symptoms,” researchers wrote. The report, “ACTH-independent Cushing’s syndrome due to bilateral adrenocortical adenoma: a case report,” was published in the journal Radiology Case Reports. Cushing’s syndrome is a condition…

You must be logged in to read/download the full post.