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Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism

Editor-in-Chief: Kiess, Wieland

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Volume 23, Issue 6 (Jan 2010)

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Cushing Disease Presenting as Arthritis

Ketan Prasad Kulkarni
  • Corresponding author
  • Apollo Center for Advanced Pediatrics, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, India
/ Inderpal Singh Kochar
  • Corresponding author
  • Apollo Center for Advanced Pediatrics, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, India
Published Online: 2010-09-17 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/jpem.2010.099

ABSTRACT

Cushing's syndrome is an endocrine disorder caused by hypercortisolism. Despite its varied clinical spectrum of presentation, Cushing's disease has not been reported to present as arthritis. Moreover, keratilysis exfolitiva has not been described in Cushing disease. We report a 12 year old male child with pituitary micro adenoma initially presenting as arthritis and developing keratilysis exfolitiva

KEY WORDS: Cushing Syndrome; Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis; Pituitary microadenoma

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Correspondencing Author: Dr Inderpal Singh Kochar,

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Published Online: 2010-09-17

Published in Print: 2010-06-01


Citation Information: Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, ISSN (Online) 2191-0251, ISSN (Print) 0334-018X, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/jpem.2010.099. Export Citation

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