Alfonso Leal Cerro
Affiliation: Institut Kaplan
- Prevalence of hypopituitarism and growth hormone deficiency in adults long-term after severe traumatic brain injuryAlfonso Leal-Cerro
Division of Endocrinology, Vorgem del Rocio University Hospital, Sevilla, Spain
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:525-32. 2005....
- Effect of withdrawal of somatostatin plus growth hormone (GH)-releasing hormone as a stimulus of GH secretion in Cushing's syndromeAlfonso Leal-Cerro
Department of Endocrinology, Hospital Virgen del Rocio, Sevilla, Spain
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 57:745-9. 2002..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the GH response to SSIW plus GHRH in a group of Cushing's syndrome patients, in order to further understand the deranged GH secretory mechanisms in Cushing's syndrome...
- Role of ketoconazole treatment in urinary-free cortisol-to-cortisone and tetrahydrocortisol-to-tetrahydrocortisone ratios in nonectopic Cushing's syndromePablo Stiefel
Unidad de Hipertension y Lipidos, Departamento de Medicina Interna, Hospitales Universitarios Virgen del Rocio, Seville, Spain
Endocrine 18:279-84. 2002..64, p < 0.01) and between UTHF and UTHE (r = 0.56, p < 0.05) to appear. There was not any significant relationship between either UFF/UFE or UTHF/UTHE ratios and plasma levels of ACTH...
- Ghrelin is no longer able to stimulate growth hormone secretion in patients with Cushing's syndrome but instead induces exaggerated corticotropin and cortisol responsesAlfonso Leal-Cerro
Department of Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela University, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Neuroendocrinology 76:390-6. 2002..These findings could have implications for the understanding of the physiology and physiopathology of interactions between GH and ACTH regulation...