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A mysterious case of Cushing’s syndrome

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: (Published 16 October 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f6124
  1. Nazia Rashid, specialist registrar in endocrinology1,
  2. Teng-Teng L L Chung, consultant in endocrinology1
  1. 1Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, University College London Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London NW1 2PG, UK
  1. tengteng.chung{at}

A 49 year old woman taking insulin and metformin for diabetes and two antihypertensives for hypertension with hypokalaemia presented with features suggestive of Cushing’s syndrome—facial plethora, central obesity, proximal …

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