The pituitary ACTH, GH, LH, FSH, TSH and prolactin reserves in patients with Cushing's syndrome.

@article{Hashimoto1975ThePA,
  title={The pituitary ACTH, GH, LH, FSH, TSH and prolactin reserves in patients with Cushing's syndrome.},
  author={Kozo Hashimoto},
  journal={Endocrinologia japonica},
  year={1975},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={67-77}
}
In order to know the pituitary reserves of ACTH, GH, LH, FSH, TSH and prolactin in patients with Cushing's syndrome, the responses of these hormones to hydrocortisone, lysine-8 vasopressin (LVP), insulin-induced hypoglycemia, luteinizing hormon-releasing hormone (LH-RH) and thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH) were examined before and after treatment. Fourteen patients with Cushing's disease (adrenal hyperplasia), 3 patientswith adrenal adenoma and one patient with adrenal carcinoma were… CONTINUE READING