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In what conditions can a person have cyclical Cushing's syndrome? - Answered in Endocrinology

I weigh 60 kg and was diagnosed with cyclical Cushing's syndrome at the age of 20 ...  And if so, and everything comes back fine, how will I get treatment for cyclical Cushing's ... Cyclical Cushing's syndrome is a pattern of hypercortisolism in which the biochemistry of cortisol production fluctuates rhythmically … View thread »

I have hair on my face, hands, and legs. Is this Cushing's syndrome? - Answered in Internal Medicine

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I have gained weight and I have high cortisol level. Do I have Cushing's syndrome? - Answered in Internal Medicine

I think I have Cushing's syndrome ... Since you are using birth control pills for a long time, it can also cause severe weight gain and Cushing's syndrome like symptoms ... Either your polycystic ovarian syndrome and hypothyroidism are two separate disorders or it may be a pituitary or autoimmune disease which affects many organs … View thread »

Of late, I have a lot of health issues including weight gain, hair loss, and easy bruising. Why? - Answered in Internal Medicine

You appear to be suffering from Cushing's syndrome ... I do feel like I match so many of the Cushing's symptoms … View thread »

Kindly suggest an alternative for Yasmin to control PCOS. - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Hi doctor, I have PCOS, hypothyroidism and pituitary Cushing's disease ... As I have to take Metyrapone for Cushing's my doctor recommended stopping Yasmin ... s syndrome and is occasionally used off-label for short-term treatment of Cushing&rsquo ... s syndrome prior to surgery … View thread »

I am not reducing my body fat even after exercise and diet. Please help. - Answered in Internal Medicine

Common medical conditions that can lead to weight gain in spite of proper diet and exercise are thyroid disorders, polycystic ovarian syndrome and Cushing's syndrome and certain medicines … View thread »

My daughter has pernicious anemia from the age of 11. Please help. - Answered in Endocrinology

Dexamethasone suppression test with cortisol level at 26 indicates that she does not have Cushing's syndrome, as a result less than 50 nmol/L makes Cushings unlikely … View thread »

Is there an ayurvedic remedy for permanent removal of unwanted body hair? - Answered in Ayurveda Specialist

Some other rare conditions include a tumour of the adrenal gland, tumor of ovaries, Cushing's syndrome and hyperthecosis (where ovaries produce excessive male hormone), but these are very rare conditions ... There might be many causes behind this condition like the production of excessive androgens (male hormones) in a female, PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome), genetic problem or sometimes medication … View thread »

My daughter is irritable and has rapid mood changes. Are these side effects of Hydrocortisone? - Answered in Endocrinology

She had Cushing's syndrome and an adrenalectomy at the age of 8 … View thread »

How to Prevent Long Term Consequences of PCOS? - Published in Women's Health

It is a diagnosis of exclusion (all other pathologies are to be excluded like thyroid dysfunction, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, hyperprolactinemia, androgen insensitivity syndrome, Cushing's syndrome) … View thread »

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