Härle, P. and Straub, R. H. and Wiest, R. and Mayer, A. and Schölmerich, J. and Atzeni, F. and Carrabba, M. and Cutolo, M. and Sarzi-Puttini, P. (2006) Increase of sympathetic outflow measured by neuropeptide Y and decrease of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis tone in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis: another example of uncoupling of response systems. Annals of the rheumatic diseases 65 (1), pp. 51-6.
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OBJECTIVE: To study in parallel the outflow of the sympathetic nervous system (SNS) and the hypothalamic-pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis tone in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA). METHODS: 32 patients with SLE, 62 with RA, and 65 healthy subjects (HS) were included. To measure the tone of the HPA axis, plasma ACTH and serum cortisol were determined. Serum neuropeptide ...
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|Institutions:||Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Innere Medizin I|
|Keywords:||adrenal hormones; neuropeptide Y; rheumatoid arthritis; sympathetic nervous system hormones; systemic lupus erythematosus|
|Dewey Decimal Classification:||600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Unknown|
|Deposited On:||06 Dec 2006|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 09:42|