Biologically active cortisol in plasma of oestrogen-treated and normal subjects.


Biologically active (non-protein-bound) cortisol levels in the plasma of 13 women taking oral contraceptives and of 67 normal subjects were compared, using a new method-steady-state gel filtration. Both total and unbound cortisol levels in the 67 normal subjects showed a skew distribution, which was roughly log-normal.Unbound cortisol levels in 11 of the… (More)


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