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10 Jan 2005

Cushing Syndrome & Pregnancy
I'm turning 29 and currently batteling my 3rd Pituitary Adenome, I had surgery 3 months ago but my cortisol levels are not dropping but actually climbing. Which means that the next step will be radiation therapy. What will be chanches be to conceive after the radiation and will my kidneys still be strong enough to go through pregnancy since a nurse told me recently that cushings also causes damage to the kidneys. Kind regards. Michelle de Villiers
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Cushings disease in pregnancy is very rare and I have no experience of it. I would suggest that you do an internet search or consult your endocrinologist.

Best wishes
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