Cushing syndrome is a disorder that occurs when your body is exposed to high levels of the hormone cortisol. It may also occur if you take too much cortisol or other steroid hormones. See also: Cushing's disease (pituitary Cushing's)
- Steroid Therapy
- Pituitary Adenoma
- adrenal tumor
Cushing's syndrome occurs due to abnormally high levels of cortisol. The most common cause of it is overuse of corticosteroids. Learn more...