In our study, Group B patients treated with prednisolone led to Cushingoid
appearance in 40% of patients.
All the patients presenting with cushingoid
features and history of using nappy rash ointment who presented for the first time during the study period were included.
appearance Diabetes Diaphoresis Easy bruising Hyperlipidemia Hypertension Increased appetite Impaired wound healing Increased incidence of malignancies Infections Leukopenia Mood lability [Na.
I've probably missed a lot because I failed to screen people, not recognizing that they had cushingoid
She again appeared mildly cushingoid
the 11th week of treatment, at which time her Hb (13.
skin thinning and Cushingoid
appearance) are often of great concern to RA patients, more debilitating serious toxicities, such as vertebral fractures and cataracts, may be initially unrecognized or asymptomatic.
We did not observe ECS secondary to small cell carcinoma of the lung probably because of lack of typical Cushingoid
features, so these would have been missed by treating physicians and/or rapid downhill course prior to referral to our centre.
Bu yazida, gec tani almis ve yanlis astim tanisi ile verilen kortikosteroid tedavisine bagli cushingoid
gorunum gelistirmis bir yabanci cisim aspirasyonu olgusu sunulmustur.
Dermatoiogical changes can occur with steroid therapy, including a redistribution of subcutaneous fat causing the cushingoid
appearance of central obesity, hump back, and moon face.
Physical examination revealed a slightly cushingoid
appearance and the patient was incontinent of urine.
Possible complications include fluid and electrolyte imbalance, muscle weakness and a loss of muscle mass, tendon rupture, osteoporosis, vertebral fractures, aseptic necrosis of the humeral and femoral heads, peptic ulcer, impaired wound healing, a cushingoid
state, adrenocortical insufficiency, cataracts, and decreased carbohydrate tolerance.
In this case report we present a 64-year-old woman with a history of poorly controlled hypertension who subsequently developed Cushingoid
features, hirsutism, hypokalemia, hypercortisolemia, increased serum testosterone levels, and diabetes mellitus.