Diagnosis and treatment of pediatric Cushing's disease.
Cushing's disease (CD) is rare in the pediatric age range, but may present a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Most pediatric 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 pediatric CD patients after cur...Expand abstract
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