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Laura Potasso, Julie Refardt, Irina Chifu, Martin Fassnacht, Wiebke Kristin Fenske, and Mirjam Christ-Crain

pituitary insufficiency. Thirty-four out of the 39 patients with anterior pituitary insufficiency had an insufficiency of corticotroph axis and were therefore receiving a corticosteroid therapy. Four patients with central DI (three with partial DI) received

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Iulia Soare, Anca Sirbu, Mihai Mircea Diculescu, Bogdan Radu Mateescu, Cristian Tieranu, Sorina Martin, Carmen Gabriela Barbu, Mirela Ionescu, and Simona Fica

requirement ( 5 ). According to the ECCO guidelines, screening for low BMD is recommended for IBD patients similar to the general population, with a special focus on the patients’ history of long-term corticosteroid treatment (>3 months) and fragility

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Eva Olga Melin, Magnus Hillman, and Mona Landin-Olsson

). Exclusion criteria were systemic corticosteroid treatment; pregnancy; severe comorbidities or cognitive deficiency (cancer, hepatic failure, end-stage renal disease (ESRD), diagnosed Cushing’s syndrome/disease, stroke with cognitive deficiency, psychotic

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Alexander Tacey, Lewan Parker, Bu B Yeap, John Joseph, Ee M Lim, Andrew Garnham, David L Hare, Tara Brennan-Speranza, and Itamar Levinger

JP Cohen A Kim H. A practical guide to the monitoring and management of the complications of systemic corticosteroid therapy . Allergy, Asthma, and Clinical Immunology 2013 9 30 . ( ) 10

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Peter Ergang, Anna Mikulecká, Martin Vodicˇka, Karla Vagnerová, Ivan Mikšík, and Jirˇí Pácha

:// ) 14 Jellinck PH Dhabhar FS Sakai RR McEwen BS. Long-term corticosteroid treatment but not chronic stress affects 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type I activity in rat brain and peripheral tissues . Journal of Steroid

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Carlo Cinque, Manuela Zinni, Anna Rita Zuena, Chiara Giuli, Sebastiano G Alemà, Assia Catalani, Paola Casolini, and Roberto Cozzolino

excretion could be due to different factors. Female rats have approximately twice the amount of corticosteroid-binding-globulin activity, which inhibits steroid breakdown, with respect to males ( 42 ). In fact, only the unbound steroids are biologically

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Siphiwe N Dlamini, Zané Lombard, Lisa K Micklesfield, Nigel Crowther, Shane A Norris, Tracy Snyman, Andrew A Crawford, Brian R Walker, and Julia H Goedecke

from study sample 1. The selection of the participants for the present study was primarily based on the availability of serum samples for glucocorticoid determination. Participants who were pregnant or using corticosteroid medication were excluded

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Robert I Menzies, Xin Zhao, Linda J Mullins, John J Mullins, Carolynn Cairns, Nicola Wrobel, Donald R Dunbar, Matthew A Bailey, and Christopher J Kenyon

corticosteroid release ( 1 , 2 ). Closer analysis of acute responses has demonstrated that activation of melanocortin receptors trigger cyclic AMP synthesis, leading to the synthesis of StaR, which promotes the uptake of cholesterol into mitochondria ( 3 , 4

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Carla Scaroni, Nora M Albiger, Serena Palmieri, Davide Iacuaniello, Chiara Graziadio, Luca Damiani, Marialuisa Zilio, Antonio Stigliano, Annamaria Colao, Rosario Pivonello, and the Altogether to Beat Cushing’s Syndrome (ABC) study group

cortisol secretion over a 24-h period. It measures the cortisol that is not bound to corticosteroid-binding globulin (CBG), which is filtered by the kidney unchanged. A falsely low UFC can occur when creatinine clearance falls less than 60 mL/min ( 3 ). It

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Helga Schultz, Svend Aage Engelholm, Eva Harder, Ulrik Pedersen-Bjergaard, and Peter Lommer Kristensen

and other variables (explanatory variables) in univariate and multivariate logistic regression models with corticosteroid-induced insulin-treated diabetes as dependent variable. Established risk factors for type 2 diabetes (sex, age, HbA1c, BMI, having