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Cushing’s Syndrome: Learn About Symptoms and Treatment

By Dr Anurag Bajpai , Endocrinology Also known as hypercortisolism, Cushing’s syndrome is a disorder resulting from prolonged exposure to high levels of cortisol. Cushing syndrome occurs when your body is exposed to high levels of the hormone cortisol for a long time. Too much cortisol can produce some of…

Treating Cushing’s Disease

By Dr Hanish Gupta , Endocrinology Sometimes referred to as hypercortisolism, Cushing’s disease generally appears as a hump between the shoulders, a round face, and purple or pink stretch marks on the skin, and can result in high blood pressure, bone loss and type 2 diabetes. It usually occurs when you get…