Comment: Most recent Endocrine Society consensus guidelines on diagnosis of Cushing's syndrome.
Comment: 13% of Cushing's disease patients in postoperative remission relapsed after average of 50 months.
Comment: Late night salivary cortisol testing has 92-100% sensitivity and 93-100% specificity for Cushing's syndrome.
Comment: Reported 90% sensitivity, 67% specificity, 99% PPV, 20% NPV using inferior petrosal sinus sampling after CRH for diagnosis of Cushing's disease.
Comment: Occult Cushing's syndrome seen in up to 5.5% of overweight or obese, type 2 diabetic patients.
Comment: Reported 100% sensitivity and 100%specificity using inferior petrosal sinus sampling after CRH for diagnosis of Cushing's disease.
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