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Many EmpowHER readers are living with Cushing's disease. Our readers have many questions, and often provide information on what treatments have helped them.
There are 44 endocrine system diseases, or conditions that affect endocrine system function and, thereby, other functions and systems of the body.
I am recently getting tested for cushings, I have all the symptoms except for diabetes.
My afternoon (4 pm) serum cortisol was 21.4 ug/dl (the normal range was 3.1-16.7).
My name is Kim an I am 32yrs. old, I am currently being tested for Cushings Syndrome. I am experiencing all symptoms from weight-gain, buffalo hump, thinning limbs,moon-face, you name it.
I am 30 yrs old..and have no children but my husband and I desprateley want to start trying when the time is right..I always had normal periods and suddenly they stopped for a yr ...
about 6 yrs ago I was diagnosed with PCOS, earlier this year I became very miserable about the symptoms of this so went on line to see what I could find about excess hair, acne and ...
Sometimes referred to as hypercortisolism, Cushing’s syndrome is a hormonal disorder. It is, basically, an abnormally or dangerously high levels of the hormone cortisol.
Encylopedia entry for Síndrome de Cushing.
Síndrome de Cushing(Enfermedad de Cushing; Hipercortisolismo)
Cushing's syndrome is a hormonal disorder. It is caused by prolonged exposure to the hormone cortisol.
Hormones are chemicals in the body. Cortisol is a common hormone. In normal doses it helps the body manage stress and infection.
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