A case of subclinical Cushing syndrome and multiple myeloma

Kebapcilar L., Yesil S., Bayraktar F., Demir T., Guengoer O., Alacacioglu İ., ...More

ENDOCRINOLOGIST, vol.17, no.2, pp.92-94, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.ten.0000260862.09309.43
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.92-94
  • Keywords: multiple myeloma, subclinical Cushing syndrome, glucocorticoid, ADRENAL INCIDENTALOMAS, DOSE DEXAMETHASONE, CORTISOL, GLUCOCORTICOIDS, THALIDOMIDE, INHIBITION
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Subclinical Cushing syndrome coexisting with multiple myeloma has not been not previously reported. This case report demonstrates the coexistence of these 2 diseases and the associated treatment dilemma. Theoretically, successful treatment of Cushing syndrome could negatively impact the usual treatment of multiple myeloma.