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DST

abbr.
daylight-saving time
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DST

abbreviation for
Daylight Saving Time
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DST

or D.S.T.,

daylight-saving time.
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The cortisol value after the 1 mg dexamethasone suppression test was significantly lower in the pure APA group than in the A/CPA group (P <0.001).
Cleare, "Glucocorticoid receptor mediated negative feedback in chronic fatigue syndrome using the low dose (0.5 mg) dexamethasone suppression test," Journal of Affective Disorders, vol.
In addition, dexamethasone suppression test was used to assess the effect of ZZHPD on integrity of HPA axis negative feedback loop.
All patients were in remission, confirmed by normal urinary free cortisol concentration and/or adequate suppression of serum cortisol on an overnight dexamethasone suppression test. The duration in remission was 12 (4-18) yrs.
She had no features of Cushing's syndrome and overnight dexamethasone suppression test was normal as well so excluding Cushing's syndrome from the list of differentials.
Anecdotally in this study, evening cortisol values after dexamethasone suppression test (DST) and pathological findings of pituitary adenoma (macroadenoma) [43] were diagnosed in two horses, one belonging to each group of horses on the study.
Low-dose and high-dose dexamethasone suppression tests were performed with no suppression of serum cortisol or urinary free cortisol (Table 2).
If Cushing's disease is suspected, obtain a 24-hour urinary free-cortisol excretion test or low-dose dexamethasone suppression test. Use pelvic ultrasonography to evaluate for polycystic ovaries and endometrial abnormalities.
The most consistently observed neuroendocrine change in major depression is diminished feedback control of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) system, (19) resulting in cortisol non-suppression on the dexamethasone suppression test and corticotrophinreleasing hormone stimulation test after dexamethasone administration.
A combination of different tests, such as the different versions of the high dose dexamethasone suppression test (in EAS cortisol should not be suppressed) and the peripheral CRF stimulation test (where injectable CRF is available) (CD patients should have a plasma ACTH response to CRF) may help the differential diagnosis between CD and EAS (13).
If Cushing's syndrome was suspected clinically, the subjects underwent an overnight 1-mg dexamethasone suppression test (TABLE).
MIAMI -- A dexamethasone suppression test can identify patients at increased risk of suicide, according to a follow-up study presented at the annual conference of the American Association of Suicidology.