[Paroxysmal ACTH secretion from an adrenal medullary tumour (author's transl)].


A secondary Cushing's syndrome developed in a 38-year-old woman from an ACTH secreting phaeochromocytoma. Large amounts of ACTH were demonstrated in the tumour by radioimmunological tests. A remarkable feature was that clinical and biochemical signs of increased catecholamine secretion completely regressed with time and the adrenals were stimulated at… (More)


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