Read by QxMD icon Read

Acth dx addison

shared collection
1 papers 0 to 25 followers
By Clarissa Wallace General endocrinology
Peter R Baker, Priyaanka Nanduri, Peter A Gottlieb, Liping Yu, Georgeanna J Klingensmith, George S Eisenbarth, Jennifer M Barker
CONTEXT: Autoantibodies to 21-hydroxylase (21OH-AA) precede onset of autoimmune Addison's disease (AD). Progression to AD can take months to years, and early detection of metabolic decompensation may prevent morbidity and mortality. OBJECTIVE: To define optimal methods of predicting progression to overt AD (defined by subnormal peak cortisol response to Cosyntropin) in 21OH-AA+ individuals. DESIGN, SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS: Individuals were screened for 21OH-AA at the Barbara Davis Center from 1993 to 2011...
May 2012: Clinical Endocrinology
Fetch more papers »
Fetching more papers... Fetching...
Read by QxMD. Sign in or create an account to discover new knowledge that matter to you.
Remove bar
Read by QxMD icon Read

Search Tips

Use Boolean operators: AND/OR

diabetic AND foot
diabetes OR diabetic

Exclude a word using the 'minus' sign

Virchow -triad

Use Parentheses

water AND (cup OR glass)

Add an asterisk (*) at end of a word to include word stems

Neuro* will search for Neurology, Neuroscientist, Neurological, and so on

Use quotes to search for an exact phrase

"primary prevention of cancer"
(heart or cardiac or cardio*) AND arrest -"American Heart Association"