Cushing’s symptoms tend to recur after surgery

A study examining Cushing’s syndrome reveals one in four patients experience a recurrence of symptoms after undergoing surgical removal of the underlying tumour.

Researchers stress the urgent need for early clinical intervention to reduce the risk of tumour reoccurrence.

Cushing’s syndrome encompasses various disorders characterised by excessive cortisol levels. It can stem from benign tumours in the pituitary or adrenal glands or ectopic production of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) elsewhere in the body.

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