Cushing's Syndrome Topic Guide

Cushing Syndrome Cushing Syndrome: Cushing's syndrome is a disorder caused by prolonged exposure to high levels of corticosteroids. Causes include prolonged use of steroid medications, adrenal tumors, pituitary tumors, and other tumors. Symptoms include weight gain, skin changes, muscle weakness, and psychological problems. Treatment involves surgery, radiation, or medication.

Cushing Syndrome Topic Guide - Visuals

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Cushing Syndrome Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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prednisone Prednisone

Prednisone is a steroid that reduces inflammation in the body, and also suppresses your immune system...learn more »