[Rapid ACTH test to judge recovery of adrenal function in patients with Cushing's syndrome].


BACKGROUND Steroid hormone replacement and recovery of adrenal function after unilateral adrenalectomy were studied in 12 patients with Cushing's syndrome due to adenocortical adenoma. PATIENTS AND METHOD The patients were 3 males and 9 females aged 19 to 61 years old (mean 34.3 years old). Recovery of adrenal function was judged by plasma cortisol level… (More)


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