Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Dr. Podolin's Endocrine Exam Essay # 5

Differentiate among the causes of Cushing's Syndrome (i.e., Cushing's Disease, ectopic tumor, glucocorticoid excess, adrenal tumor)

Cushing's Syndrome - Hyper-secretion of cortisol by the adrenal cortex.  Caused by one of 4 things...Cushing's Disease, ectopic tumor, glucocorticoid excess, or adrenal tumor

 

Return To MNA 2001 Homepage
Return To Physiology Page