About Cushing’s Syndrome
Cushing’s syndrome is a condition caused by the prolonged exposure to very high levels of cortisol. This can occur because of the consumption of glucocorticoid drugs or diseases that result in excess cortisol, ACTH, and CRH secretion. Harvey Cushing described the pathophysiology of this condition in 1932. It is more common in women than in men. Cushing’s syndrome is also known as hypercortisolism, hypercorticism, hyperadrenocorticism, or Itsenko-Cushing syndrome. Some of the common symptoms of Cushing’s syndrome are increase in weight, facial acne, cognitive disorders, and vulnerability to superficial fungus infections, growth of a mass around the collarbone or back of the neck, commonly known as the “”buffalo hump,”” and puffy face or “”moon face””. Other symptoms include sweating, polyuria, and hypertension, dilation of the capillaries, thinning of the skin, red striae, osteoporosis, diabetes mellitus, immune suppression, sleep disturbances, muscle weakness, hirsutism, baldness, and hypocalcemia. Cushing’s syndrome can broadly be classified into corticotropin-dependent Cushing’s syndrome and corticotropin-independent Cushing’s syndrome.
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This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Cushing’s Syndrome Therapeutics market for the period 2014-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of various generic, off-label, and branded therapies used in the treatment of Cushing’s syndrome caused in humans.
The report also presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the top vendors in the Global Cushing’s Syndrome Therapeutics market. In addition, the report discusses the major drivers that influence the growth of the market and also outlines the challenges faced by the vendors and the market at large, as well as the key trends that are emerging in the market.
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