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

Diagnosis Codes

ICD-10: E24.0, E24.2, E24.8, E24.9

Alliance Partners

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.