[Catecholamine content in the adrenals in meningococcal infection].

  title={[Catecholamine content in the adrenals in meningococcal infection].},
  author={T P Glotova and L K Sirina},
  journal={Voprosy meditsinskoi khimii},
  volume={22 4},
Content of adrenaline and DOPA was distinctly decreased in adrenal glands of 32 persons who died of meningitis, as compared with 7 persons, death of which was caused by trauma. The lowest content of catecholamines was found in cases of development of meningoencephalitis and also after massive hemorrhages into the adrenal glands. The alterations observed… CONTINUE READING