Welcome to The European Register on Cushing’s Syndrome

In 2006, a number of leading European endocrinologists teamed together to apply to the European Union (EU) call under the Public Health Program and succeeded in getting funding for 3 years (2007-2010), to set up a European Registry on Cushing’s Syndrome (the acronym of which is ERCUSYN). More than a decade after its start, the project is active and has recruited information from almost 2000 patients (December 2020). read more »

Harvey Cushing

Harvey Cushing was the first person to describe Cushing’s syndrome. More details can be found here »
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Latest Newsletter

The latest newsletter of ERCUSYN (European Register on Cushing’s Syndrome), edition December 2020 can be found here (PDF) »

News

ERCUSYN articles published in 2019:

High mortality within 90 days of diagnosis in patients with Cushing’s syndrome – Results from ERCUSYN registry. (European Journal of Endocrinology, November 2019)
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The ERCUSYN article ‘High mortality within 90 days of diagnosis in patients with Cushing’s syndrome – Results from the ERCUSYN registry’ (European Journal of Endocrinology, November 2019) was one of 2020’s most highly cited articles of the journal.

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ERCUSYN articles published in 2018:

(1) Preoperative medical treatment in Cushing’s syndrome: frequency of use and … (European Journal of Endocrinology, April 2018)
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(2) Worse Health-Related Quality of Life at long-term follow-up in patients with Cushing’s disease … (Clinical Endocrinology, June 2018)
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