The Journal of Laryngology & Otology

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Cushing' syndrome due to the abuse of betamethosone nasal drops

D. J. Stevensa1 c1

a1 Brighton


Cushing's syndrome due to the abuse of Betamethasone nasal drops has not been described before. This report presents such a case and emphasises the care which oe must take in prescribing topical sterioids.


c1 D. J. Stevens, F.R.C.S.,Registrar, Sussex Throat and Ear Department, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Eastern Road, Brighton BN2 5BE.