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The effect of high level tennis matches on urine steroid profiles in professional tennis players.

Authors
  • Muñoz, D
  • Toribio, F
  • Timón, R
  • Olcina, G
  • Maynar, J I
  • Maynar, M
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness
Publication Date
Dec 01, 2010
Volume
50
Issue
4
Pages
519–523
Identifiers
PMID: 21178940
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

These results indicate that a professional tennis match modifies the urine steroid profiles of players, increasing corticosteroid and decreasing androgen excretion in urine, suggesting an important adrenal activation.

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