What Is Cushing's Syndrome?

Cushing's syndrome is a hormonal disorder caused by high levels of the hormone cortisol. Elevated levels of cortisol are also referred to as hypercortisolism. True Cushing's syndrome is uncommon, and an estimated 10 to 15 of every million people are affected each year.

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

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