What Other Conditions Can Happen In or Be Associated with Cushing Syndrome?
- Long-term use of glucocorticoids can lead to diabetes and high blood pressure.
- Certain conditions are associated with an increased risk of Cushing syndrome. These include multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) and Carney Complex. Some studies have reported a relatively high prevalence of Cushing Syndrome among women with obesity and polycystic ovarian syndrome.