Prolactin secretion in the empty sella syndrome, in prolactinomas and in acromegaly.

Abstract

Prolactin (PRL) secretion was studied in 47 patients with empty sella syndrome. Hyperprolactinemia (39-123 micrograms/l) was found in six of them. Intermittent increases in PRL were noted in another seven patients. In most subjects with empty sella syndrome and hyperprolactinemia, diurnal PRL variation was altered or impaired whereas the PRL response to TRH… (More)

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@article{Brismar1981ProlactinSI, title={Prolactin secretion in the empty sella syndrome, in prolactinomas and in acromegaly.}, author={Kerstin E Brismar}, journal={Acta medica Scandinavica}, year={1981}, volume={209 5}, pages={397-405} }