Diagnostic testing for pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction in horses.

@article{Dybdal1994DiagnosticTF,
  title={Diagnostic testing for pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction in horses.},
  author={Noel O. Dybdal and Kenneth M Hargreaves and John E. Madigan and David H. Gribble and Patrick Charles. Kennedy and George H. Stabenfeldt},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={1994},
  volume={204 4},
  pages={
          627-32
        }
}
Pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction is a slowly progressive disorder that afflicts most breeds of horses. Because it shares features with human Cushing disease, it has been referred to as equine Cushing disease. A variety of tests of pituitary-adrenocortical function were performed on horses with evidence of pituitary pars intermediate dysfunction, and results were compared with those in healthy control horses. Diurnal variations in plasma cortisol concentration were not statistically… CONTINUE READING

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