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Clinical Features for Patients with Cushing's Syndrome

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient for the signs and symptoms associated with Cushing's syndrome as listed by Ross and Linch.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics

ICD-10:

E24.9

Description:

Ross and Linch listed clinical signs and symptoms which can be used to suspect Cushing's syndrome in a patient. Early diagnosis with treatment can reduce the long-term cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. The authors are from University College London.

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