Friday, April 18, 2014

Cushing's Awareness Month: When the "gold standard" becomes tarnished

Board-certified endocrinologists do not know how to diagnose Cushing's.

Robin, blogger at, wrote the post that is true today as it was all those years ago (sadly.)

Cushing's Awareness Month: Diagnosis is not as easy as it seems

My Cushing's specialist, Dr. Friedman presented this slide show five years ago. 

Diagnosing Cushing's Syndrome: 
Not as Easy as it Seems

Cushing's Awareness Month: Pituitary & Adrenal Glands

I found these very realistic images of the pituitary and adrenal glands from from, and I just had to share.

Images 1-4 show the pituitary gland.
Images 5-7 show the adrenal gland.

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