In-depth

Causes

Cushing syndrome

Cushing syndrome is caused by an excess of the hormone cortisol, originating from your adrenal glands or from corticosteroid medications you're taking for another illness.

Male hypogonadism

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

Risk factors

Acne

Tests and diagnosis

CT scan

Ultrasound

Treatments and drugs

Laser hair removal

Feb. 19, 2014