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Vol 68, No 1 (2017)
Case report
Published online: 2017-03-01
Submitted: 2016-02-14
Accepted: 2016-06-04
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Bilateral primary pigmented nodular adrenal disease as a component of Carney syndrome — case report

Dorota Sikorska, Lucyna Bednarek-Papierska, Ewa Mojs, Ewa Makowska, Marek Ruchała, Włodzimierz Samborski
DOI: 10.5603/EP.2017.0008
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Endokrynologia Polska 2017;68(1):70-72.

open access

Vol 68, No 1 (2017)
Case report
Published online: 2017-03-01
Submitted: 2016-02-14
Accepted: 2016-06-04

Abstract

We report a case of a 20-year-old patient with Cushing’s syndrome as a component of Carney syndrome. Carney syndrome is an autosomal dominant disease with co-existing bilateral pigmented nodular adrenal disease, heart and skin myxoma, skin pigmentation, breast fibroadenoma, testicular and ovarian tumours, thyroid tumours, and pituitary adenomas. (Endokrynol Pol 2017; 68 (1): 70–72)

Abstract

We report a case of a 20-year-old patient with Cushing’s syndrome as a component of Carney syndrome. Carney syndrome is an autosomal dominant disease with co-existing bilateral pigmented nodular adrenal disease, heart and skin myxoma, skin pigmentation, breast fibroadenoma, testicular and ovarian tumours, thyroid tumours, and pituitary adenomas. (Endokrynol Pol 2017; 68 (1): 70–72)

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Keywords

Carney syndrome; Cushing' s syndrome; primary pigmented nodular adrenal disease; adrenalectomy

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Title

Bilateral primary pigmented nodular adrenal disease as a component of Carney syndrome — case report

Journal

Endokrynologia Polska

Issue

Vol 68, No 1 (2017)

Pages

70-72

Published online

2017-03-01

DOI

10.5603/EP.2017.0008

Bibliographic record

Endokrynologia Polska 2017;68(1):70-72.

Keywords

Carney syndrome
Cushing's syndrome
primary pigmented nodular adrenal disease
adrenalectomy

Authors

Dorota Sikorska
Lucyna Bednarek-Papierska
Ewa Mojs
Ewa Makowska
Marek Ruchała
Włodzimierz Samborski

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