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Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM)

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Volume 56, Issue 1

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Excessive hypercortisolemia due to ectopic Cushing’s syndrome requiring extending the reportable range for plasma cortisol for management

Arianne Furman
  • Endocrine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mather, CA, USA
  • University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
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/ Ishwarlal Jialal
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  • Endocrine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mather, CA, USA
  • Metabolism and Pathology, California North-State University, College of Medicine, Elk Grove, CA 95757, USA
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Published Online: 2017-06-23 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2017-0431

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About the article

Corresponding author: Ishwarlal Jialal, MD, PhD, FRCPath, DABCC, Metabolism and Pathology, California North-State University, College of Medicine, Elk Grove, CA 95757, USA


Received: 2017-05-15

Accepted: 2017-05-18

Published Online: 2017-06-23

Published in Print: 2017-11-27


Author contributions: All the authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this submitted manuscript and approved submission.

Research funding: None declared.

Employment or leadership: None declared.

Honorarium: None declared.

Competing interests: The funding organization(s) played no role in the study design; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; in the writing of the report; or in the decision to submit the report for publication.


Citation Information: Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM), Volume 56, Issue 1, Pages e7–e9, ISSN (Online) 1437-4331, ISSN (Print) 1434-6621, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2017-0431.

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