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Synonyms for adrenocorticotropic

stimulating or acting on the adrenal cortex

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Apelin is involved in post- prandial responses and stimulates secretion of arginine-vasopressin, adrenocorticotropic hormone, and growth hormone in the ruminant.
1-2) CES increases cerebrospinal fluid levels of beta-endorphin, adrenocorticotropic hormone, and serotonin, which play a role in depression and anxiety.
Solar elastosis has been shown to be secondary to the synthesis of alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone (alpha-MSH) and adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) derived from pro opiomelanocortin (POMC) in keratinocytes.
Clinical and radiographic information from the electronic medical record was reviewed and the following parameters were recorded, when available: date of birth, date of resection, sex, and available preoperative serum studies including GH, insulin-like growth factor 1, prolactin, adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), cortisol, TSH, thyroxine, free thyroxine, triiodothyronine, follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), and luteinizing hormone (LH).
We present a branded mature newborn baby who was diagnosed as having adrenocorticotropic hormone resistance syndrome.
The patient was started on stress-dose steroids after measurement of baseline adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), renin, aldosterone, 17-hydroxyprogesterone (17-OHP), and cortisol.
Ectopic adrenocorticotropic hormone hypersecretion due to a primary pulmonary paraganglioma.
This release in turn elicits production and release of the adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) from the pituitary gland into the blood.
adrenocorticotropic hormone), and reproductive functions (i.
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Elevated plasma cortisol and adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) and identification of a mass on her left adrenal gland on the computed tomography (CT) scan of her abdomen confirmed the diagnosis.
Antiglucocorticoid effects were detected with a surge in weights of kidneys and adrenal glands of animals and increases in serum adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) and cortisol levels9.
In addition to these mechanisms, there is evidence that aldosterone secretion is also influenced by the adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), natriuretic peptides and certain neurotransmitters.
Studies show that mice with sterile gastrointestinal tracts that lack microbes have exaggerated responses to stress, with greater elevations in stress hormones like cortisol and its releasing hormone, adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), compared with mice having intestinal microbes.
The two groups had similar plasm cortisol and adrenocorticotropic hormone levels one day before and after surgery.
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