TITLE

Pituitary Sensitivity to 50...g LH/FSH-RH in Subjects with Anorexia Nervosa in Acute and Recovery Stages

AUTHOR(S)
Palmer, R.L.; Crisp, A.H.; Mackinnon, P.C.B.; Franklin, M.; Bonnar, J.; Wheeler, M.
PUB. DATE
January 1975
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;1/25/1975, Vol. 1 Issue 5951, p179
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the pituitary sensitivity in patients with anorexia nervosa. Measurement of gonadotrophic hormones in response to the luteinizing hormone; Restoration of body weight as a response to the releasing factor; Significance of the gonadal steroid level.
ACCESSION #
4937261

 

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