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Retraction Note: Fatal factitious Cushing syndrome (Münchhausen’s syndrome) in a patient with macroprolactinoma and silent corticotrophinoma: case report and literature review

  • Carlos André Minanni1,
  • Ana Luiza De Almeida Cardoso1,
  • Edoarda Vasco de Albuquerque Albuquerque1,
  • Luciana Pinto Brito2,
  • Ludmilla Malveira Lima Lopes1,
  • Andrea Glezer1,
  • Elisa Del Rosario Ugarte Verduguez3,
  • Berenice Bilharinho De Mendonça2,
  • Marcello Delano Bronstein1,
  • Marcio Carlos Machado1 and
  • Maria Candida Barisson Villares Fragoso1, 4Email author
Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology20162:5

DOI: 10.1186/s40842-016-0022-z

Received: 17 February 2016

Accepted: 17 February 2016

Published: 3 March 2016

The original article was published in Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology 2015 1:3

The Publisher is retracting this case report and literature review [1] as the case has been previously published in the Journal of Women’s Health Care [2] and is therefore a redundant publication.

Notes

Declarations

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Neuroendocrinology Unit
(2)
Laboratory of Hormones and Molecular Genetics – LIM/42
(3)
Division of Psychology, Adrenal Unit
(4)
Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina, University of São Paulo

References

  1. Minanni CA, De Almeida Cardoso AL, de Albuquerque Albuquerque EV, Pinto Brito L, Lima Lopes LM, Glezer A, Del Rosario Ugarte Verduguez E, Bilharinho De Mendonça B, Bronstein MD, Machado MC, Fragoso MCBV. Fatal factitious Cushing syndrome (Münchhausen’s syndrome) in a patient with macroprolactinoma and silent corticotrophinoma: case report and literature review. Clin Diabetes Endocrinol. 2015;1:3.Google Scholar
  2. Minanni CA, Cardoso ALA, Albuquerque EVA, Lopes LML, Glezer A, Verduguez ERU, Gallucci-neto J, Gattaz WF, Mendonça BB, Bronstein MD, Machado MC, Fragoso MCBV. Fatal factitious Cushing’s syndrome (Münchhausen’s syndrome) in a patient with a prolactinoma and silent corticotrophinoma: case report and literature review. J Women’s Health Care. 2014;3:162.Google Scholar

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© Minanni et al. 2016

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