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Typical Competitive Mental Attitude in Microprolactinomas: Comparison with the Functional Hyperprolactinaemia

  • L. Galeazzi
  • C. Scarpellini
  • G. Pagani
  • G. Tentorio
  • A. Cortinovis
  • M. Montini
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Abstract

Many somatic and emotional stressor stimuli have been found in connection with prolactin secretion (PRL)1,2,3,4 and prevalently in female patients with psychiatric symptoms5,6,9 and major depression10,12. On the other hand, Arana et al.13 in 1977 found that in an ambulatory population, with various medical disturbances and mild depression, PRL release isn’t associated with depression, while others11 found less basal PRL concentration in depression.

Keywords

Personal Identity Prolactin Secretion Body Organ Affective Attitude Group Dysphoric 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Galeazzi
    • 1
    • 2
  • C. Scarpellini
    • 1
    • 2
  • G. Pagani
    • 1
    • 2
  • G. Tentorio
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. Cortinovis
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Montini
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Psychology DepartmentCatholic University of BresciaItaly
  2. 2.Endocrinology DepartmentUnited Hospitals of BergamoItaly

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