ACTH


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AcronymDefinition
ACTHAdrenocorticotrophic Hormone
ACTHAdrenocorticotropin Hormone
ACTHAdventures Close to Home (record label)
ACTHAssociation of Canadian Teaching Hospitals
ACTHArbitrary Correction To Hit
ACTHAluminium Cast House Technology (Conference)
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A case of insulin and ACTH co-secretion by a neuroendocrine tumour.
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I wish the prednisone, which works on the adrenal glands like ACTH, helped me write like Flannery O'Connor.
The next step is plasma ACTH; it was measurable, indicating ACTH dependence.
Epitope Diagnostics has put great effort into the development of a simplified, robust, 2-hour ACTH assay with a high analytical sensitivity (LLOD: 0.
A regulatory loop between the hypothalamo-Adrenal (HPA) Axis and Circulating leptin: A physiological role of ACTH.
Cushing's disease is hypercortisolism due to excess production of ACTH by the pituitary.
Hormon degerlerinin karsilastirilmasinda da gece calisan hemsirelerin kortizol duzeyleri, gunduz calisanlara gore yuksek bulunurken, ACTH seviyeleri arasinda anlamli fark gozlenmemistir.
Lacroix and colleagues reported that subclinical AIMAH patients usually present with slightly elevated midnight plasma or salivary cortisol, subnormal suppression following 1 mg overnight dexamethasone suppression test, a partially suppressed ACTH, normal 24-hour urinary free cortisol production and absence of clinical signs of CS, paralleled by non-specific syndromes, such as hypertension and diabetes.
8) ACTH producing adenomas without clinical and/or biological signs of hypercorticolism may be discovered by the pathologist and are called as Silent ACTHoma.
Initial laboratory examination showed normal urinalysis, blood chemistry, and basal pituitary hormones with secondary peripheral hormones except low plasma cortisol and elevated ACTH levels under the prednisolone therapy (Table 1).
Individualized stress imagery has been shown to increase negative emotions, and to a lesser degree, cardiovascular activity, ACTH, and cortisol (Sinha 2007).