Cushing's syndrome

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Related to Cushings disease: Addison's disease, Cushing's syndrome
  • noun

Synonyms for Cushing's syndrome

a glandular disorder caused by excessive cortisol

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One of the causes of Cushings disease is a tumour of the pituitary gland in the brain.
A Cushings disease causes dogs to drink and urinate more.
Dechra is also making headway with an application for Federal approval for US sales of it drug Vetoryl to treat Cushings disease in dogs.
or possibly Cushings Disease (watching too many old horror movies with husband late at night - I told them it wasn't healthy) or it might be something simple (and hopefully cheaper) like an allergy.
Blood tests have so far proved negative but the vet thinks Cushings Disease is a possibility.