Cushing Syndrome

  • Catherine Traill
  • Stephen H. HalpernEmail author


Cushing syndrome is the term used to describe a clinical state of increased free circulating glucocorticoid. Strategies for medical management that is safe for both mother and fetus will be presented. The anesthetic management of labor and delivery as well as operative deliveries will be discussed.


Cushing syndrome Glucocorticoids Anesthesia Obstetrical Electrolyte imbalance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiaSunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of TorontoTorontoCanada

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