Chapter 9. Metabolic Effects of Adrenalectomy in Man

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Margaret P. Cameron M.A., A.B.L.S.
  1. D. M. Bergenstal M.D.,
  2. Charles Huggins M.D. and
  3. Thomas L.-Y. Dao M.D.

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715215.ch9

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

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

How to Cite

Bergenstal, D. M., Huggins, C. and L.-Y. Dao, T. (1955) Metabolic Effects of Adrenalectomy in Man, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Human Adrenal Cortex (Book II of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VIII (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. P. Cameron), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715215.ch9

Author Information

  1. Ben May Laboratory for Cancer Research and the Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714737

Online ISBN: 9780470715215

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Keywords:

  • symposium;
  • adrenal changes;
  • stress;
  • basophils;
  • autopsy examinations

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Metabolic Effects of Adrenalectomy Pre-and Post-operative Hormonal Substitution Programme

  • Long-term Maintenance Therapy

  • Carbohydrate and Water Balance

  • Inhibition of Human Mammary and Prostatic Cancer by Adrenalectomy Prostatic Cancer

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion