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Esfahanian F, Sadeghi A. Cushing syndrome secondary to thymic carcinoid synchronous with tuberculous lymphadenitis and pulmonary tuberculosis: a case. Med J Islam Repub Iran. 2007; 21 (1) :55-58
URL: http://mjiri.iums.ac.ir/article-1-276-en.html

Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine Tehran University of Medical Sciences. Endoscopic Ward, 1st. Floor,Imam Khomeini Hospital, Keshavarz Boulevard, Tehran, Iran
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 Abstract

 Thymic carcinoid is an uncommon neoplasm that can present with Cushing syndrome. We report a 39-year old woman with symptoms of Cushing syndrome secondary to thymic carcinoid and synchronous with tuberculous lymphadenitis and pulmonary tuberculosis.

 

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Type of Study: Original Research | Subject: Endocrinology