Published in Cancer Weekly, August 11th, 2009
"We report a patient with ACTH-dependent CS who elsewhere underwent unsuccessful transsphenoidal surgery for a pituitary microadenoma. In our institution, high resolution CT didn't show any chest tumor but laboratory data were consistent with ectopic ACTH secretion. Only In-111 Octreoscan, integrated with SPECT-CT and virtual bronchoscopy, allowed the diagnosis of ectopic Cushing syndrome due to occult bronchial carcinoid," wrote S.M. Corsello and...
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