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Syndrome de Cushing

Cushing’s syndrome

ACTH-independent hypercortisolism: Cushing's disease; Ectopic ACTH, ectopic CRH secretion (especially bronchial carcinoma). ACTH-dependent hypercortisolism: cortisolic adenoma; primary carcinoma; primitive hyperplasia and dysplasia. A - SIGNS: * Deformities:...

Plasma Aldosterone

Secreted by the adrenal cortex, aldosterone acts on the distal convoluted tube and causes reabsorption of sodium, potassium excretion and H + ions. Its secretion...

Stretch Marks

Stretch marks are cutaneous linear depressions oriented along the lines of tension to the skin. They correspond to areas of tension in the fat...