Effectiveness of metyrapone in treating Cushing's Syndrome: a retrospective multicenter study in 195 patients.
Trainer, Peter J
Minder, Anna-Elisabeth H
AffiliationThe Medical School, University of Sheffield, Sheffield.
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AbstractCushing's syndrome is a severe condition with excess mortality and significant morbidity necessitating control of hypercortisolemia. There are few data documenting use of the steroidogenesis inhibitor metyrapone for this purpose.
CitationEffectiveness of metyrapone in treating Cushing's Syndrome: a retrospective multicenter study in 195 patients. 2015: 20152616 J Clin Endocrinol Metab
JournalThe Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
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