Cushing syndrome uncovered during treatment of hyperthyroidism

Somnath Ghosh, David H. Madoff

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Abstract

In this case report, we describe a patient in whom rather striking hypercortisolism became clinically apparent during the treatment of hyperthyroidism. The complex interplay between thyroid hormonogenesis and cortisol metabolism is discussed in depth as it pertains to the clinical presentation of this patient.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)309-311
Number of pages3
JournalEndocrinologist
Volume17
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2007
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Cushing syndrome
  • Glucocorticoid metabolism
  • Hyperthyroidism

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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