Title : Altered control of cortisol secretion in adult men with low birth weight and cardiovascular risk factors.

Pub. Date : 2001 Jan

PMID : 11232008

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1 Features of the metabolic syndrome were independently associated with enhanced adrenal responsiveness to ACTH-(1-24) (raised blood pressure, P = 0.02; glucose intolerance, P = 0.09; hypertriglyceridemia, P = 0.02), with trends to increased urinary cortisol metabolite excretion, but not with differences in plasma cortisol after dexamethasone. Glucose proopiomelanocortin Homo sapiens