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Study Identifies Major Risk Locus for Addison's Disease

Study Identifies Major Risk Locus for Addison's Disease

BACH2 is a major risk locus for Addison's disease, according to a study published in the Journal of Internal Medicine.

Complexities of Cushing's Syndrome

Complexities of Cushing's Syndrome

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Advances in genetics may hold the key to improving diagnosis and treatment of Cushing's syndrome, but issues still remain.

'Silent' Adrenal Tumors May Still Increase Cardiovascular Risk

'Silent' Adrenal Tumors May Still Increase Cardiovascular Risk

Patients with adrenal tumors of intermediate phenotype or subclinical Cushing's syndrome are at increased risk of cardiovascular events and mortality compared to those with stable non-secreting adrenal incidentalomas.

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