Vol. 28 (2) 2007 Neuro endocrinology letters

Plasma testosterone, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, and cortisol in female patients with Huntington's disease.

OBJECTIVE: The neuronal loss in several brain regions that characterize the progression of Huntington's disease (HD), is expected to influence the activities of hypothalamus-adrenal and hypothalamus-gonadal axes, and the changes may relate to common features of the disease, like depression and dementia. While in male HD patients low pla.....