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Cushing Syndrome (cont.)

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Author: George P Chrousos, MD, FAAP, MACP, MACE, Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Athens University Medical School

Coauthor(s): Shehnaz Shaikh, MD, Medical Writer, eMedicine.com, Inc

Editors: Arthur B Chausmer, MD, PhD, FACP, FACE, FACN, CNS, Affiliate Research Professor, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Program, School of Computational Sciences; Principal, C/A Informatics, LLC; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc; George T Griffing, MD, Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, St Louis University.

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Last Editorial Review: 12/8/2006

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