Cushing’s disease

Cushing’s disease Cushing disease can be defined as a condition in which the pituitary gland releases too much adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH).  Cushing disease is a form of Cushing syndrome. When Cushing syndrome is caused by tumor or excess growth of the pituitary gland, it is called Cushing’s disease. The pituitary gland is an endocrine organ. Read more…

Lyme disease

  Lyme disease is an infectious disease which is caused by four main species of bacteria of the Borrelia type. The species are Borrelia burgdorferi, Borrelia mayonii,Borrelia garinii and Borrelia afzelii bacteria. In Europe and Asia, the main cause of lyme disease is Borrelia afzelii and Borrelia garinii. In the United States the leading cause Read more…