Vol 71, No 3 (2020)
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Corticotropinoma as the underlying cause of intermittent Cushing’s syndrome in a patient previously diagnosed with primary pigmented nodular adrenocortical disease

Agnieszka Łebek-Szatańska1, Maria Stelmachowska-Banaś1, Grzegorz Zieliński2, Andrzej Styk2, Karolina M. Nowak1, Lucyna Papierska1
Pubmed: 32293705
Endokrynol Pol 2020;71(3):273-274.


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