I feel so frustrated right now. So much testing has been done, and every single result is within the normal range. I even had a brain MRI and a CT scan of my abdomen, so both glands were looked out with no visible tumors. I will give you a back story of what lead me to get tested for Cushings.
About a year and a half ago, I wasn't feeling good at all, and I woke up with a lump of fat that had grown overnight, between my neck and shoulder blade. At this point, I already had the buffalo hump. Anyway, I went to the doctor, and he immediately suspected Cushings. I did blood work, and 2 of 3 24-hour urine tests. Since I went to an Army doctor, in the middle of the testing, the doctor got transferred to another base. I decided since I didn't think I had a moon face, that his hunch had to be wrong, so I didn't follow up with a different doctor.
If this is the case, why do doctors keep thinking I have Cushings? I am so tired of this awful appearance. My neck is wide with a buffalo hump on the back of it, my face is red and hairy, my arms and legs are thin but my abdomen is not, I sweat horribly, have depression and anxiety, and most recently headaches.
Please let me know if you think I should persue this diagnosis or just accept this appearance as normal.
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