Rajagopal V. Sekhar, MD; J. Clay Goodman, MD; Ashok Balasubramanyam, MD; Jeffrey B. Tatro, PhD; Emese Mihaly, PhD
Editor's Note: The lead author of the following Clinical Observation was one of a dozen Associates of the American College of Physicians selected to present a clinical vignette at the 2003 Annual Session in San Diego. We are proud to present this case report through a special arrangement with the Council of Associates of the College.
Acknowledgment: The authors thank Margaret Entwistle for technical expertise.
Grant Support: By National Institutes of Health grants DK59537 and HL73696 to Dr. Balasubramanyam and grant MH44694 to Dr. Tatro.
Potential Financial Conflicts of Interest: None disclosed.
Sekhar RV, Goodman JC, Balasubramanyam A, Tatro JB, Mihaly E. Regulation of Body Weight by Proopiomelanocortin Peptides in Humans: Lessons from the Nelson Syndrome. Ann Intern Med. 2005;143:238–239. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-143-3-200508020-00021
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2005;143(3):238-239.
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