Chapter 17. The Effect of Epinephrine on the Metabolism of 17-Hydroxycorticosteroids in the Human

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch.
  1. F. H. Tyler M.D.,
  2. C. Migeon M.D. and
  3. H. Castle M.D.

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715208.ch17

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

Tyler, F. H., Migeon, C. and Castle, H. (1955) The Effect of Epinephrine on the Metabolism of 17-Hydroxycorticosteroids in the Human, 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.ch17

Author Information

  1. Depts. of Medicine and Biochemistry, University of Utah College of Medicine, Salt Lake City

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:

  • epinephrine;
  • cortisone;
  • hydrocortisone;
  • adrenal cortex;
  • secretion

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Methods

  • Results: Effect of epinephrine administration

  • Effect of norepinephrine administration

  • Effect of epinephrine on the disappearance of exogenous steroids from the plasma

  • Effect of epinephrine on the plasma 17-hydroxycorticosteroid response to ACTH

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • References