What does cushing syndrome mean?

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Cushing Syndrome

    A condition caused by prolonged exposure to excess levels of cortisol (HYDROCORTISONE) or other GLUCOCORTICOIDS from endogenous or exogenous sources. It is characterized by upper body OBESITY; OSTEOPOROSIS; HYPERTENSION; DIABETES MELLITUS; HIRSUTISM; AMENORRHEA; and excess body fluid. Endogenous Cushing syndrome or spontaneous hypercortisolism is divided into two groups, those due to an excess of ADRENOCORTICOTROPIN and those that are ACTH-independent.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cushing syndrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cushing syndrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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