Integrated concentrations of prolactin in breast-feeding mothers.

  title={Integrated concentrations of prolactin in breast-feeding mothers.},
  author={Barbara A. Gross and Creswell J. Eastman and Kathy Bowen and Aidan McElduff},
  journal={The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={150-1, 153}
Mean 24-hour integrated concentrations of serum prolactin (PRL) in 8 breast-feeding mothers (62 +/- 10.4 microgram/l) was significantly higher than in 4 control subjects (14.8 +/- 3.3 microgram/l). No correlation was found between the mean integrated concentrations and time after delivery or breast-feeding status. There was no relationship between the mean… CONTINUE READING