The Cushing’s Hub Editorial Board is delighted to announce the second event in the Cushing’s Hub Webinar Series – Explore Real-World Clinical Scenarios in Mild Autonomous Cortisol Secretion (MACS) – on Tuesday 24 October at 16.00–17.00 Central European Time.
An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.
Differentiating between neoplastic and nonneoplastic hypercortisolaemia frequently presents significant challenge. This Publication Highlight summarises the recent work of JW Findling and H Raff whose work illustrates the likelihood of the cortisol excess having a neoplastic or nonneoplastic origin; the excellent description of two clinical cases also serves to illustrate the importance of thorough diagnostic work-up way beyond laboratory results alone.
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Experts emphasize the need for long-term surveillance for all patients with Cushing’s syndrome, after their systematic literature review showed associated comorbidities often continue well beyond remission.
This interactive case study describes a case of ectopic Cushing’s syndrome in a middle-aged woman presenting with severe back pain.