About the Disease
Cushing’s Disease or Syndrome, also known as Cushing’s Syndrome, hypercortisolism and hyperadrenalism, is a condition where the pituitary gland releases high levels of the hormone cortisol. It is a rare disease that affects the endocrine system.
Source: National Institutes of Health
ICD-10: E24.0, E24.2, E24.8, E24.9
Patients can receive free education and support services.
The Cushing’s Support and Research Foundation provides information and support for Cushing's disease and Cushing's syndrome for patients and their families.