Chapter 13. Excretion of Sodium-Retaining Substances in Human Beings

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch.
  1. E. H. Venning Ph.D.,
  2. Bertha Singer Ph.D.,
  3. A. Carballeira M.D.,
  4. I. Dyrenfurth Dr.rer. Nat. (Heidelberg),,
  5. J. C. Beck M.D., F.R.C.P. (Canada), and
  6. C. P. Giroud M.D.

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715208.ch13

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII

How to Cite

Venning, E. H., Singer, B., Carballeira, A., Dyrenfurth, I., Beck, J. C. and Giroud, C. P. (1955) Excretion of Sodium-Retaining Substances in Human Beings, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII (ed G. E. W. Wolstenholme), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715208.ch13

Author Information

  1. McGill University Clinic, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1955

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714720

Online ISBN: 9780470715208

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Keywords:

  • mineralocorticoid;
  • adrenal glands;
  • electrolyte metabolism;
  • adrenal venous blood;
  • monkeys

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Sodium-retaining activity in free and conjugated fractions in various conditions

  • Effect of ACTH on sodium-retaining activity

  • Effect of growth hormone on sodium-retaining activity

  • Fractionation of extracts by paper chromatography

  • Summary

  • References

  • Discussion