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Ectopic Cushing's syndrome linked to poor prognosis in medullary thyroid cancer

Matthias Kroiss and colleagues outline the clinical characteristics, treatment, and outcomes of patients with the rare condition of ectopic Cushing’s syndrome associated with advanced medullary thyroid cancer.

Updated guidelines for Cushing’s disease diagnosis, management issued

Maria Fleseriu and colleagues from 13 countries across five continents have developed updated consensus recommendations for the diagnosis and management of Cushing’s disease, which were published online in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology in October 2021.

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