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Synonyms for adrenocorticotrophic

stimulating or acting on the adrenal cortex

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The multifocal immunolabeling of neoplastic cells for neuron-specific enolase, synaptophysin, glial fibrillary acidic protein, and adrenocorticotrophic hormone appeared, whereas a few cells reacted with vimentin and S-100, and stained negative for other markers, which were also used for case 1.
CRH release stimulates adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) secretion by the pituitary gland.
8) SCC of the bladder, as mostly a neuroendocrine tumor, secrete antidiuretic hormone and adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH).
Cortisol deficiency results in an increase in adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) concentrations due to a lack of negative feedback to the pituitary.
Various forms of stress cause the hypothalamus to signal the pituitary to release adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH), which stimulates the adrenal cortex to release cortisol.
The non-specific effect of corticosteroids, including adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH), in reducing inflammation and their effect in quieting allergic reactions, made these compounds attractive as a possible treatment for acute exacerbations.
Amongst the pituitary hormones affected, adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) and thyrotrophic hormone (TSH) deficiency is of great concern and requires optimal replacement therapy prior to and during surgery.
Additionally, cortisol response to adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) stimulation was blocked during the experiment.
Their results showed decreases in adrenaline and prolactin (in older rats) and increases in adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) in both young and old rats with P.
The PVN of the hypothalamus accounts for the highest concentration of corticotrophin-releasing hormone (CRH) perikarya and can effect adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) release from the pituitary upon stimulation (Szafarczyk et al.
Perceived stress stimulates the hypothalamus to manufacture and release corticotropinreleasing hormone (CRH), which causes cells in the anterior pituitary to release adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) into the bloodstream (Fig 1).
In addition, its stimulatory effect on adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH), is reported to be increased in rabbits given C.
The study compared three methods of screening for adrenal insufficiency: the adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) stimulation test (the standard way to diagnose adrenal insufficiency in patients with clinical indications), measurement of morning serum cortisol levels, and measurement of adrenal antibody levels.
Arginine vasopressin (AVP) is an antidiuretic hormone involved in numerous physiological functions including the regulation of body fluid osmolality, blood volume, vascular tone, blood pressure, cell proliferation, and adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) release.
Such stress may result in anger, anxiety, and depression which are accompanied by potentially pathogenic physiological changes, such as an increased heart rate or a release of adrenocorticotrophic hormones into the bloodstream.
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