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A 37-year-old woman developed clinical manifestations of Cushing's syndrome over a span of 2 years. Physical examination revealed features that best describe Cushing's syndrome, such as wide purple striae (>1 cm) over the abdomen, facial plethora and easy bruisability.1 Other features observed were hypertension, moon facies, acne, a dorsocervical fat pad, central obesity and dyslipidaemia. The diagnosis of hypercortisolism was confirmed using a 1 mg overnight dexamethasone suppression test (19.7 ng/dL, N: <1.8) and 24 h …
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