HORMONE RESEARCH, vol.64, no.1, pp.35-38, 2005 (SCI-Expanded)
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Cushing's syndrome, cytomegalovirus infection, clobetasol propionate, fatty liver, CORTICOSTEROIDS, DISEASE
Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated:
Corticosteroids, even in topical application, may cause immunosuppression and Cushing's syndrome. A case of disseminated fatal cytomegalovirus infection is reported in a 3-month-old girl with Cushing's syndrome caused by exogenous topical clobetasol propionate application, which might have caused immunosuppression due to prolonged use. Copyright (C) 2005 S. Karger AG, Basel.