Control of Pituitary-Adrenal Periodicity

  • D. T. Krieger
Part of the Developments in Endocrinology book series (DIEN, volume 1)


The present report will review studies of the pituitary-adrenal periodicity in the animal and the human and consider some of the possible factors involved in its regulation.


Circadian Rhythm Circadian Variation Plasma ACTH Plasma Cortisol Concentration Metabolic Clearance Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. T. Krieger
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Division of EndocrinologyMount Sinai School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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