Chapter 12. Cushing's Syndrome

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Margaret P. Cameron M.A., A.B.L.S.
  1. L. J. Soffer M.D.,
  2. J. Eisenberg M.D.,
  3. A. Iannaccone M.D. and
  4. J. L. Gabrilove M.U.

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715215.ch12

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book II of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book II of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII

How to Cite

Soffer, L. J., Eisenberg, J., Iannaccone, A. and Gabrilove, J. L. (1955) Cushing's Syndrome, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book II of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. P. Cameron), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715215.ch12

Author Information

  1. The Endocrine Xesearch Laboratory and Clinic of the Medical Service and the Department of Chemistry, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1955

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714737

Online ISBN: 9780470715215

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Keywords:

  • adrenogenital syndrome;
  • pseudohermaphroditism;
  • arrhenoblastonia;
  • sexual precocity;
  • hirsutism

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Signs and Symptoms

  • Pathology of the Adrenal Gland

  • X-Ray Visualization of the Adrenals

  • The Treatment of Gushing' Syndrome

  • References