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Kim (lil dickens), Pituitary Bio

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  March 2009 I was diagnosed in 1995 with hypothyroidism, after the birth of my son vie C section. This was my third Cesarean section. I knew I was gaining too much weight during pregnancy but no one would listen to me. I’ve had hypo for fourteen years now, with ongoing difficulties and no weight […]

Mary (Mary), Pituitary Bio

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  I am 38 and had three transphenoidal surgeries for Cushing’s. I had a CSF leak with the 2nd and when they went in to repair it and look for more tumor my remaining pituitary gland was necrotic and I lost the whole gland. That did not cure my Cushing’s so I went on to […]

Margaret D (MargaretD), Pituitary Bio


Original Bio: My story spands over 20 years and may sound familiar to many with Cushings who read this. The first clue came when I was diagnosed at 19 yrs old with a thyroid tumor. The tumor turned out to be both solid and cystic… Cushings is a cystic disease. Shortly after my thyroid surgery, […]

Melissa F, Pituitary Bio

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Melissa F was interviewed on BlogTalk Radio November 3, 2010. She has had pituitary surgery. Archives are available on BlogTalk Radio and on iTunes podcasts. From the Clutches of Cushing’s A journey through Hell… with a happy ending by Melissa Fine The most insidious aspect of Cushing’s Disease is, while it is attacking you physically, […]

Syndi, Pituitary Bio

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A Golden Oldie My partial bio…Hi everyone.  Dr. Ludlam in Seattle, WA is 99.999% certain I have Cushing’s Disease, probably Cyclic but I believe I used to be all the time.  I do have a tumor on my pituitary but before Dr. L can say 100% Cushing’s Disease, he needs one more test (?) before […]

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