Variation of postheparin plasma hepatic lipase by menstrual cycle.

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The effect of cyclic hormonal changes on the lipolytic enzymes in postheparin plasma was studied in 24 young women. The activity of hepatic lipase was significantly suppressed in the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle in 14 women with "normal" (greater than 3.2 micrograms/L) progesterone levels, which was attributed to the preceding midcycle peak of… (More)

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@article{Tikkanen1986VariationOP, title={Variation of postheparin plasma hepatic lipase by menstrual cycle.}, author={Matti Tikkanen and Tero Kuusi and Esko A. Nikkil{\"a} and Ulf - H{\aa}kan Stenman}, journal={Metabolism: clinical and experimental}, year={1986}, volume={35 2}, pages={99-104} }