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Table 2 CRH Positive and ACTH negative Tumors causing Cushing's Syndrome

From: Ectopic corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) syndrome from metastatic small cell carcinoma: a case report and review of the literature

NEOPLASM % of CASES (n = 21) REFERENCES
Medullary Thyroid Cancer 33 [8, 9, 11, 15, 18]
Pheochromocytoma 19 [10, 11, 13, 16]
Prostate Cancer 14 [9, 17]
Small Cell Lung Carcinoma 9.5 [14, 17]
Small Cell Carcinoma (occult primary)1 9.5 [14]
Carcinoid 5 [14]
Other < 10 [14, 9]
  1. 1 Including the case presented here.