Definition of Cushing's disease in English:

Cushing's disease

Syllabification: Cush·ing's dis·ease
Pronunciation: /ˈko͝oSHiNGz diˌzēz
 
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noun

  • Cushing’s syndrome as caused by a tumor of the pituitary gland.
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    • The pituitary gland tumors in Cushing's disease aren't usually cancerous.
    • Cranial nerve II may be affected by enlarging pituitary adenomas in Cushing's disease; cranial nerves III, IV and VI may also be affected.
    • Endocrine causes of acne include Cushing's disease or syndrome, polycystic ovary syndrome, and congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

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