Growth Ini-iibition I N the Skin following Direct Application of Adrenal Cor- Tical Preparations


Examination of tlie skin of rodents following adrenalcctomy has shown that the adrenal glands exert a regulatory iiifluence over the growtli of hair. Butcher and Richards ( '39), Butcher ( '41) and Ralli and Graef ('43) observed accelerated growth of hair after adrenal ablation which began as early as t x o to three days following the operation. Stimulation… (More)


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