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General and Comparative Endocrinology; Chancellor S, Abbo L et. al.
Sep 17th, 2021 - To better comprehend the physiology of cephalopods, we used a minimal invasive technique of skin mucus swabs to measure immunoreactive corticosteroids in three cephalopod species commonly kept in captivity and promoted as new model organisms: Eupr...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Machado IFR, Menezes IQ et. al.
Sep 1st, 2021 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a proinflammatory and prothrombotic condition, but its impact on adrenal function has not been adequately evaluated. A 46-year-old woman presented with abdominal pain, hypotension, and skin hyperpigmentation ...
Clinical Endocrinology; Wu Y, Cai Y et. al.
Jul 30th, 2021 - Cushing disease is a potentially fatal endocrine disorder caused by adrenocorticotropin (ACTH)-secreting microadenomas in the pituitary gland. Accurate detection and localization of the adenomas is the key to clinical treatment. This study analyse...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Roelfsema F, Yang R et. al.
Jul 3rd, 2021 - Interleukin-2 (IL-2), a proinflammatory cytokine, has been used to treat malignancies. Increased cortisol and adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) were noted, but growth hormone (GH) secretion was not investigated in detail. We quantified GH secretion after...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Araki T, Tone Y et. al.
Jun 2nd, 2021 - Mechanisms underlying pituitary corticotroph adenoma adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) production are poorly understood, yet circulating ACTH levels closely correlate with adenoma phenotype and clinical outcomes. We characterized the 5' ends of proopiome...