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Cushing's Syndrome Learning Zone


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Further your knowledge and understanding of Cushing's Syndrome by visiting these useful external websites for societies and organisations offering support to healthcare professionals and patients.

Scientific Societies

Europe: European Society of Endocrinology

Keep up to date with endocrinology news, journal publications and events.

Europe: European Congress of Endocrinology – ECE On Demand

Access scientific content from the 19th European Congress of Endocrinology (ECE 2017).

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Patient Organisations


A website for patients with adrenal disorders, their families, carers, and the healthcare practitioners they engage with, to work towards better diagnosis and care. This website has editions in Dutch, German and Danish.

France: Association Surrénales

The Association Surrénales is an organisation for sufferers of adrenal disease which aims to provide support, raise awareness and promote scientific research. The website is in French.

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Cushing’s syndrome is a rare and severe condition with excess mortality and significant morbidity. The signs and symptoms are common in other conditions — including hypertension, obesity and diabetes — so patients can spend several years suffering without being diagnosed.

The goal of Cushing’s Awareness Day is to help healthcare professionals diagnose patients, give patients the right treatment and alleviate their pain.

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Keep up-to-date with the latest developments and network with key colleagues by attending some key congress and symposia within the fields of endocrinology and rare disease. 

Click the links below to vew key information. 

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