Endocrine function in small cell undifferentiated carcinoma of the lung.

Abstract

The endocrine status of 106 patients with undifferentiated small cell carcinoma of the lung was evaluated before treatment was begun. Almost one half of the patients had evidence of abnormal control of the secretion of adrenal cortical steroids, manifested by loss of diurnal rhythmicity or dexamethasone suppressibility. Only two had the clinical syndrome of… (More)

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@article{Bondy1982EndocrineFI, title={Endocrine function in small cell undifferentiated carcinoma of the lung.}, author={Pauline Bondy and Edward D. Gilby}, journal={Cancer}, year={1982}, volume={50 10}, pages={2147-53} }