ectopic

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exhibiting ectopia

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A case of ectopic ACTH syndrome treated with intermittent administration of dopamine agonists.
Routine inferior petrosal sinus sampling in the differential diagnosis of adrenocorticotropin (ACTH)-dependent Cushing's syndrome: early recognition of the occult ectopic ACTH syndrome.
The ectopic ACTH syndrome, caused by ACTH-producing tumors, is responsible for about 17 percent of the cases of Cushing's syndrome.
This response is rarely seen in patients with ectopic ACTH syndrome and practically never in patients with cortisol-secreting adrenal tumors.
Of these 12 had ectopic ACTH syndrome constituting 7.
Mineralocorticoid excess and inhibition of 110-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase in patients with ectopic ACTH syndrome.