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Do you know anything about Cushing's Disease or Chronic Pancreatitis?

Doctor wants to run some tests to rule these out. Do you have any experience with either of these? I have looked them up and understand the diseases, but want to hear personal opinions/experiences. Thanks.

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:13 AM on Aug. 14, 2009 in Health

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  • Cushing's is very rare, and can be very hard to diagnose. If you are at the point where Cushing's is being considered I assume many other diagnoses have been ruled out. Also, with Cushing's sometimes lung and adrenal tumors are present or can cause Cushing's symptoms.
    Chronic Pancreatitis is a horrible condition, the patient will need a very well trained specialist for treatment if this is the ultimate finding.
    jewjewbee

    Answer by jewjewbee at 8:50 AM on Aug. 14, 2009

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