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Nearly 25% of cases are due to adrenal hyperplasia, without ACTH secreting tumors. 20% of patients with endogenous Cushing's have adrenocortical tumors, about half of which are benign adenomas.
It has also been reported that ACTH secreting tumors had the lowest MVD [4, 50], while other authors found that GH secreting adenomas had the lowest [3, 51, 52] or the highest MVD [4].
However, up to 19% of ectopic ACTH secreting tumors may never be identified with imaging.
However, in pituitary tumors, including ACTH secreting tumors, PPAR-gamma expression was shown to be higher than in the normal pituitary (17).