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What does UFC stand for?

UFC stands for Urinary Free Cortisol (hormone)


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Subsequently, urinary free cortisol (UFC) (normal range: <110[micro]g), urinary normetanephrine (normal range: 88-444 [micro]g/day) and urinary metanephrine (normal range: 52-341 [micro]g/day) were measured and the 1 mg overnight dexamethasone suppression test (DST) was performed.
SOM230 reduced urinary free cortisol (UFC) levels in majority of patients; 26% of patients randomized to SOM230 900ug achieved normal UFC levels With reduced UFC levels, clinical symptoms improved including lower blood pressure, total cholesterol and weight loss Cushing's disease is caused by a pituitary tumor that triggers excess cortisol; can lead to severe cardiovascular, metabolic problems and death This pivotal trial is the largest study of a medical therapy in Cushing's disease and will be basis for first regulatory filing planned by year end EAST HANOVER, N.
The 2 recommended screening tests for Cushing syndrome are the overnight dexamethasone suppression test and the measurement of 24-hour urinary free cortisol excretion.
24-Hour Urinary Free Cortisol Level This is the most specific test for diagnosing Cushing's syndrome.