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TRANSCORTIN BOUND CORTISOL ALTERATIONS
SN:
A change in the percentage of circulating cortisol that is bound to transcortin, a corticosteroid-binding globulin. Pregnancy or the administration of estrogens or oral contraceptives causes an increase in the plasma level of transcortin in women.
BK:
HEMATOLOGICAL EFFECTS
RK:
ADRENAL CORTEX HORMONES