Primary cortisol resistance

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Primary cortisol resistance

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The terms "Primary cortisol resistance" returned 4 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Genotype-phenotype correlation in a family with primary cortisol resistance: possible modulating effect of the ER22/23EK polymorphism.
 

Author(s): Hussein Raef, Essa Y Baitei, Minjing Zou, Yufei Shi

Journal: Eur. J. Endocrinol.. 2008 Apr;158(4):577-82.

 

Glucocorticoid resistance is a rare sporadic or familial condition that is characterized by generalized, partial resistance to glucocorticoids. It is caused by a mutation in the glucocorticoid receptor-alpha (GR-alpha) gene. We aimed to understand the reasons for different phenotypes ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A mutation of the glucocorticoid receptor in primary cortisol resistance.
 

Author(s): D M Malchoff, A Brufsky, G Reardon, P McDermott, E C Javier, C H Bergh, D Rowe, C D Malchoff

Journal: J. Clin. Invest.. 1993 May;91(5):1918-25.

 

The precise molecular abnormalities that cause primary cortisol resistance have not been completely described. In a subject with primary cortisol resistance we have observed glucocorticoid receptors (hGR) with a decreased affinity for dexamethasone. We hypothesize that a mutation ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Primary cortisol resistance associated with a thermolabile glucocorticoid receptor in a patient with fatigue as the only symptom.
 

Author(s): M Brönnegård, S Werner, J A Gustafsson

Journal: J. Clin. Invest.. 1986 Nov;78(5):1270-8.

 

We have studied a woman with an apparent receptor-mediated resistance to cortisol on the basis of elevated 24-h mean plasma cortisol levels and increased urinary free cortisol. Plasma ACTH concentrations were normal but she was resistant to adrenal suppression by dexamethasone. No ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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