BACH2 is a major risk locus for Addison's disease, according to a study published in the Journal of Internal Medicine.
Advances in genetics may hold the key to improving diagnosis and treatment of Cushing's syndrome, but issues still remain.
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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