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      Transfer of Steroidal Hormones from Blood to the Cerebrospinal Fluid in the Rhesus Monkey

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          Rhesus monkeys were injected intravenously with tritium-labeled testosterone (T), progesterone (P), 17 α-hydroxyprogesterone (17 OHP), norethynodrel (N) and mestranol (M) to determine whether these steroids can enter the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). These studies showed that all these steroids can enter the CSF. The concentrations of T and P in the plasma were consider-ably more than those found in the CSF, whereas the levels of 17 OHP, M and N were considerably more in the CSF than in the plasma. The possible significance of this difference is discussed.

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          Journal
          NEN
          Neuroendocrinology
          10.1159/issn.0028-3835
          Neuroendocrinology
          S. Karger AG
          0028-3835
          1423-0194
          1974
          1974
          20 March 2008
          : 14
          : 2
          : 114-120
          Affiliations
          Neuroendocrine Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
          Article
          122251 Neuroendocrinology 1974;14:114–120
          10.1159/000122251
          4206963
          © 1974 S. Karger AG, Basel

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