Can children have cushing's disease?

Answer Absolutely they can, but peds paitients typically only make up about 10% of what is a very rare disease to begin with. My 5 and 1/2 year old daughter underwent a bilateral adrenalectomy at the Nati... Read More »

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Confused about cushings disease?

The outcome depends partly on the cause. When its caused by a tumor, removing the tumor usually solves the problem permanently and you never get any obvious symptoms. When its not caused by a tum... Read More »

Are hiccups a symptom of Cushings disease in dogs?

Cushing's disease is often mistaken for the aging process in older dogs. Symptoms will mirror the aging process and can be confusing for the pet owner. If you suspect your dog has Cushing's disease... Read More »

Should a dog with Cushings have cataract surgery?

On One Hand: Cataract Surgery is Largely SuccessfulCataract surgery performed by a specializing veterinarian is largely successful and can greatly improve the quality of your dog's life. Cushing's... Read More »

What is the name given to people who have alleles for a disease but do not have the disease themselves?