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Thymic Neuroendocrine Tumor Presenting With Cushing Syndrome, As A rare initial presentation
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  • ahmad matarneh,
  • abdelrahman hamad,
  • elhadi Elouzi,
  • Nabil mahmood,
  • Mohammad Khair Hamad ,
  • mousa Hussein,
  • Mohamed Yassin
ahmad matarneh
Hamad medical corporation
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abdelrahman hamad
Hamad Medical Corporation
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elhadi Elouzi
Hamad Medical Corporation
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Nabil mahmood
Hamad Medical Corporation
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Mohammad Khair Hamad
Hamad Medical Corporation
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mousa Hussein
Hamad Medical Corporation
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Mohamed Yassin
Hamad Medical Corporation
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Abstract

we report a 24 years old female patient, who presented with features of crushing syndrome. upon evaluation, she was found to have ectopic Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)–dependent Cushing’s syndrome due to a thymic tumor. histopathology confirmed ACTH secreting tumor. she was treated With Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery and had a successful recovery.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

05 Sep 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
08 Sep 2020Assigned to Editor
08 Sep 2020Submission Checks Completed
23 Sep 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned