Table 2

Baseline cortisol concentration, cortisol concentration after stimulation with 1 μg corticotropin and clinical data of all 9 patients and all 6 clinical visits.

Patient Nr.

Laboratory and clinical parameters

Clinical visits


V0

V1

V2

V3

V4

V5


1

Cortisol basal*

552

255

264

689

NA

543

Cortisol stimulated*

887

572

467

803

NA

770

Clinical score

6

4

0

0

NA

40


2

Cortisol basal*

162

153

112

53.2

53.1

36.8

Cortisol stimulated*

603

582

355

277

368

401

Clinical score

48

36

31

36

24

42


3

Cortisol basal*

439

156

69.2

149

261

416

Cortisol stimulated*

753

448

101

238

448

566

Clinical score

60

33

17

16

11

5


4

Cortisol basal*

404

66.6

121

157

352

373

Cortisol stimulated*

608

422

451

405

671

587

Clinical score

28

61

66

52

71

68


5

Cortisol basal*

392

200

112

461

385

409

Cortisol stimulated*

584

453

298

553

600

610

Clinical score

0

6

3

4

6

6


6

Cortisol basal*

462

82.6

50.1

365

319

299

Cortisol stimulated*

726

429

233

427

468

557

Clinical score

34

24

31

16

25

28


7

Cortisol basal*

750

332

27.0

121

629

229

Cortisol stimulated*

730

496

46.5

273

752

415

Clinical score

66

36

32

28

62

30


8

Cortisol basal*

458

204

115

411

354

136

Cortisol stimulated*

689

452

282

501

615

365

Clinical score

6

0

6

4

2

2


9

Cortisol basal*

353

275

331

394

490

490

Cortisol stimulated*

712

498

637

512

664

746

Clinical score

42

44

8

14

22

24


*(nmol/l)

Schuetz et al. BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2008 8:1   doi:10.1186/1471-2466-8-1

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