[Study of the dopaminergic system in various neuroendocrine diseases using the sulpiride test].

@article{Marova1991StudyOT,
  title={[Study of the dopaminergic system in various neuroendocrine diseases using the sulpiride test].},
  author={Eugenia I Marova and M R Avakian and L E Kirpatovskaia},
  journal={Problemy endokrinologii},
  year={1991},
  volume={37 5},
  pages={10-3}
}
Altogether 25 patients with acromegaly, 19 patients with prolactinomas, and 6 patients with nonfunctioning hypophyseal tumors (NHT) were investigated. Dopaminergic regulation of PRL, STH, TSH, LH and FSH was investigated with sulpiride (an antagonist of peripheral action) in all the patients. In acromegaly, irrespective of the presence of hyperprolactinemia… CONTINUE READING