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Primary care physicians caring for children who have been successfully treated for Cushing syndrome should continue screening for mental illness, according to data published in Pediatrics.In an NIH study, the researchers found what they called the first documented evidence of suicide ideation in a subgroup of children and adolescents in remission of Cushing syndrome.
Hispanic and black children diagnosed with Cushing’s syndrome are more likely to present with higher cortisol measurements and larger tumor size vs. white children, according to study findings presented at the annual Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting in Baltimore.“Racial and socioeconomic disparities may contribute to the severity of disease presentation for children with Cushing’s [syndr...
BOSTON — In this video exclusive, Hershel Raff, PhD, professor of medicine, surgery and physiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin and scientific director and clinical research supervisor at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, discusses his presentation on the laboratory diagnosis of Cushing’s syndrome. According to Raff, Cushing’s syndrome is the most enigmatic disease in endocrinology ...
Here, Lodish and Stratakis discuss the genetic mutations that give rise to Cushing syndrome, specifically those leading to the dysregulation of cAMP-dependent protein kinase A signalling. The authors also highlight how ARMC5 mutations contribute to adrenocortical hyperplasia, and discuss the role of this knowledge in patient care.
Children with Cushing syndrome may be at higher risk for suicide as well as for depression, anxiety and other mental health conditions long after their disease has been successfully treated, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health.
(HealthDay)—In a case report published online April 7 in Pediatrics, iatrogenic Cushing's syndrome (ICS) is described in an infant following intranasal usage of dexamethasone ophthalmic solution.
Yes, Harvey Cushing MD was a Neurosurgeon Most people in medicine are acquainted with the name Cushing, but it is not widely known that he was a Neurosurgeon. And he even rubbed shoulders with other surgical gods, like Osler and Halsted. Slaven Gojkovic, and 3rd year medical student in Croatia, […]
HARRISBURG, Pa. (PRWEB) April 08, 2016 Hoping to help other Cushingâs disease patients and their families, Marie Conley releases her funny, intimate and emotional email exchanges with family and friends in the new book, â A Cushingâs Collection: A Humorous Journey Surviving Cushingâs Diseas...
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BOSTON — Maria Fleseriu, MD, FACE, professor of medicine and neurologic surgery at Oregon Health Sciences University, discusses her presentation on Cushing’s disease and treatment selection. According to Fleseriu, even 100 years after the discovery of Cushing’s disease, clinicians still struggle with late diagnosis of patients.
Elevated late-night salivary cortisol may serve as an early biochemical marker of recurrent Cushing’s disease, and prompt intervention may result in clinical benefits for people with Cushing’s disease, according to recent study findings. According to the researchers, late-night salivary cortisol level is more sensitive for detecting Cushing’s disease recurrence compared with urinary free cor...
Patients cured of Cushing's disease still face a significantly increased mortality risk more than 10 years later compared with the general population; those who fare best are patients who only have surgery. Medscape Medical News
A new study reports on the incidence of hypopituitarism after gamma knife radiosurgery in patients with acromegaly or Cushing's disease. Clinical Endocrinology
The Food and Drug Administration has approved new and updated labeling for the medication abortion drug mifepristone (Mifeprex, Danco Laboratories, New York City) to reflect the most current clinical practices and safety and efficacy data. The drug’s new label reduces the size of the initial dose and extends the window for taking it to 70 days since the first day of a woman’s last me...
A recent study by Clayton et al. shows that overall mortality is increased for patients with Cushing disease, even in remission, but that mortality is normal if long-term remission is induced by only one pituitary surgery. These findings emphasize the importance of expert pituitary surgery.
H.C. Wainwright has initiated coverage of Strongbridge Biopharma (NASDAQ:SBBP) with a “buy” rating and $15 price target. The stock closed at $5.23 on Tuesday. “Within the span of two years, Strongbridge has made material progress to strengthen its rare endocrine portfolio and had strategically planted its footing in a Cushing’s syndrome asset with comparatively low […]
MENLO PARK, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/28/16 -- Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ: CORT), a pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of drugs that treat severe metabolic, oncologic and psychiatric disorders by modulating the effects of cortisol, today released data supporting the clinical advancement of its proprietary, selective cortisol modulator...
MENLO PARK, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/01/16 -- Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ: CORT) Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ: CORT), a pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of drugs that treat severe metabolic, oncologic and psychiatric disorders by modulating the effects of cortisol, today reported its financial results for the fourth qu...
Within most families, the experience of having a member with Down syndrome is generally a positive one, new research concludes. Investigators evaluated surveys of more than 2,000 parents or guardians of individuals with Down syndrome; more than 800 siblings of someone with Down syndrome, and 248 people with Down syndrome.
MENLO PARK, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/28/16 -- Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ: CORT), a pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of drugs that treat severe metabolic, psychiatric and oncologic disorders by modulating the effects of the stress hormone cortisol, announced today that Renée D. Galá has joined the company's Board of Directors. "I...
On April 28, 2016, Corcept Therapeutics (CORT) announced an update of its next generation, selective GR antagonist: CORT125134. Launched Phase I/II Trial of CORT125134 to treat solid tumors Will launch Phase II Trial of CORT125134 to treat Cushing’s syndrome in Q2-2016 Underscored CORT125134’s promising profile as seen in animal m...
Takotsubo, c'est le nom d'un piège à poulpes japonais*. Sa forme a inspiré le nom du syndrome de Takotsubo. Un syndrome généralement provoqué par des facteurs de stress négatifs tels que la douleur, la colère, la peur : c'est le « syndrome du cœur brisé ».
MENLO PARK, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/03/16 -- Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ: CORT) Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ: CORT), a pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of drugs that treat severe metabolic, oncologic and psychiatric disorders by modulating the effects of cortisol, today reported its financial results for the quarter e...