Cushing's syndrome

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Cushing's syndrome

[′ku̇sh·iŋz ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A complex of symptoms including facial and truncal obesity, hypertension, edema, and osteoporosis, resulting from oversecretion of adrenocortical hormones.
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et al, Psychiatric symptoms as a clinical presentation of Cushings syndrome, Ann Gen Psychiatry, 2013; 12:23
But she knows all her commands, she's obviously been trained by somebody, but by the state of her Cushings Syndrome she had been neglected for a long time.