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Diagnosis and treatment of Cushing's disease in children.

Abstract:

Cushing's disease (CD) is rare in the paediatric age range, but presents a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Most paediatric endocrinologists have limited experience managing children or adolescents with CD and thus benefit from close consultation with adult colleagues. A diagnostic protocol for investigation is required which broadly follows the model for adult patients. Treatment strategies for CD are described and critically appraised. The management of paediatric CD patients after cur...

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10.1159/000262535

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Journal:
Endocrine development More from this journal
Volume:
17
Pages:
134-145
Publication date:
2010-01-01
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EISSN:
1662-2979
ISSN:
1421-7082
Language:
English
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uuid:1e15d673-98ef-4713-b1ed-8f92b240973c
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138371
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2012-12-19

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