[Adrenal reactivity to prolonged-action ACTH in hirsute women treated with 50 mg of cyproterone acetate combined with percutaneous estradiol].

@article{Bercovici1986AdrenalRT,
  title={[Adrenal reactivity to prolonged-action ACTH in hirsute women treated with 50 mg of cyproterone acetate combined with percutaneous estradiol].},
  author={Jean Pierre Bercovici and K. Nahoul and D Tater and Robert Scholler},
  journal={Annales d'endocrinologie},
  year={1986},
  volume={47 2},
  pages={115-8}
}
A prolonged-action Synacthen (R) test (1 mg.i.m. was performed in 14 hirsute women before and 6 months after instituting combined treatment with cyproterone acetate (50 mg/day/21 days) and percutaneous estradiol (3 mg during the last 10 days of cyproterone acetate administration). Determination of blood cortisol and precursors of cortisol--plasma androgens… CONTINUE READING