Growth hormone response to growth hormone releasing hormone in non-delusional and delusional depression and healthy controls.


Growth hormone (GH) responses to growth hormone releasing hormone (GHRH) of 53 in-patients meeting DSM-III-R criteria for major depressive episode with melancholia (24 non-delusional and 23 delusional depression) were compared with those of 19 healthy controls. No significant differences in basal GH were found between the control and either the non… (More)