• An adolescent girl with factitious Cushing's syndrome underwent several years of intricate (and expensive) laboratory investigations before she was discovered to have been taking large doses of prednisone.
(Am J Dis Child 1981;135:852-853)
Witt ME, Ginsberg-Fellner F. Prednisone-Induced Munchausen Syndrome. Am J Dis Child. 1981;135(9):852–853. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1981.02130330062020
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.