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Wright DA, Lord GA, White RW, Hilton MJ, Gordon DB, Hilton PJ

Evidence for circulating bufenolide in a volume-expanded patient

Lancet (Aug) 350:425 1997

This is a follow-up to a paper by the same group by Hilton et al in August 1996 Lancet. There they found a frog- related hormone in the human placenta. In the present letter (below) they find the same hormone it in the plasma of a non-pregnant female patient.

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