Cushing's Syndrome in Infancy: A Case Complicated by Monilial Endocarditis

Robert Giombetti, Jack W.C. Hagstrom, Stephanie Landey, Margaret C. Young, Maria I. New

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A 6-week-old female infant had Cushing's syndrome complicated by monilial endocarditis. The presenting features of the syndrome in infancy are contrasted with those commonly seen in older children and adults. The increased risk of monilial sepsis in Cushing's syndrome and the difficulty in therapy of this complication are emphasized.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)264-266
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Diseases of Children
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1971
Externally publishedYes


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