Hippocampal Volume in Healthy Controls Given 3-Day Stress Doses of Hydrocortisone

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In animal models, corticosterone elevations are associated with hippocampal changes that can be prevented with phenytoin. In humans, Cushing’s syndrome and long-term prescription corticosteroid use are associated with a reduction in the hippocampal volume. However, little is known about the effects of short-term corticosteroid administration on the… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/npp.2014.307

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