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48 Possible Causes for Cushingoid Facies

  • Cushing Syndrome

    At the age of 5 months, after approx. 3 months of dexamethasone therapy, the patient presented with cushingoid facies, nephrocalcinosis and failure to grow.[] On examination, the child had Cushingoid facies with trunkal obesity. Blood pressure was normal.[] She had a three month history of progressive Cushingoid facies, acne and irritability.[]

  • Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung

    First described in 1986, the basaloid squamous variant of laryngeal carcinoma is an uncommon, aggressive neoplasm with early presentation of metastatic disease and widespread dissemination. It is characterized primarily by its biphasic morphologic appearance. A 64-year-old female smoker presented with left hilar and[…][]

  • Relapsed Small Cell Lung Cancer

    Background: The treatment efficacy of second-line chemotherapy in poor-risk patients with refractory-relapsed small-cell lung cancer is unclear. Methods: We defined refractory relapse as treatment-free interval Results: Twenty-three poor-risk patients with refractory-relapsed small-cell lung cancer were treated[…][]

  • Paraneoplastic Syndrome

    The causes of the paraneoplastic syndromes associated with underlying cancers are not well known. Only a few cases clearly demonstrate an etiologic and a pathogenetic factor. Miscellaneous syndromes Fever is thought to result from the release of endogenous pyrogens (ie, lymphokines or tissue pyrogenes). Fever[…][]

  • Pituitary Adenoma

    Summary Results of clinical, endocrinological, and ultrastructural studies of 60 cases of pituitary tumours are presented. A functional classification of such tumours that would: allow a clear correlation between clinical symptoms and the adenoma type, is discussed together with data available from the literature. A[…][]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    facies and poor growth.[] At the time of the physical examination, the patient had a cushingoid facies with small eyes, mouth in carp, vultuous cheeks, bitemporal fat, hypertrichosis and chin ( Figure[] , and cushingoid facies.[]

  • Cushing's Disease

    General examination revealed high blood glucose and blood pressure and a Cushingoid facies.[]

  • Islet Cell Tumor

    Hypercalcemia occurring in a patient with an islet cell carcinoma of the pancreas suggests the diagnosis of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type I and associated hyperparathyroidism. We describe a patient with an islet cell carcinoma and hypercalcemia in whom low concentrations of PTH, the absence of skeletal[…][]

  • Adrenal Cushing Syndrome

    Cushing syndrome coexisting with multiple myeloma has been previously described in a few reports. Overlapping clinical manifestations can lead to misdiagnoses. We presented an extremely rare case of a 33-year-old Thai woman with concomitant kappa light chain myeloma with adrenal Cushing syndrome, both of which were[…][]

  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma

    Adrenocortical carcinoma is extremely rare in children. The majority of cases presented with a combination of clinical features of Cushing syndrome and hyperandrogenism. The authors report three cases of isolated androgen-producing adrenocortical carcinoma with different clinical presentations. The two cases had[…][]

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