Title : The low dose ACTH stimulation test is less sensitive than the overnight metyrapone test for the diagnosis of secondary hypoadrenalism.

Pub. Date : 2000 Aug

PMID : 10931104






1 Functional Relationships(s)
Download
Sentence
Compound Name
Protein Name
Organism
1 The 12 patients who failed the metyrapone test had a significantly impaired cortisol response to low dose ACTH stimulation at all time points when compared with both the control group and the pituitary patients with a normal response to metyrapone (P < 0.001). Metyrapone proopiomelanocortin Homo sapiens