adrenal gland

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Synonyms for adrenal gland

either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney

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Garcia, "Variable, voltage-dependent, blocking effects of nitrendipine, verapamil, diltiazem, cinnarizine and cadmium on adrenomedullary secretion," British Journal of Pharmacology, vol.
Effects of increased adrenomedullary activity and taurine in young patients with borderline hypertension.
Social interactions have a profound effect on the pituitary adrenocortical (PAC) and the sympathetic adrenomedullary (SAM) systems (Sachser, 1994).
For example, the hypothalamic--pituitary--adrenal (HPA) axis, which mediates the endocrine or hormonal response to certain stressors, interconnects with the adrenomedullary hormonal system and the sympathetic noradrenergic system (SNS).
Stimulation of catecholamine synthesis through unique estrogen receptors in the bovine adrenomedullary plasma membrane by 17[beta]-estradiol.
Together with Don Weiland, PhD, and Ray Counsell, PhD, they developed MIBG for imaging and treatment of adrenomedullary tumors.
Adrenomedullary function may predict the clinical severity of CAH, and the measurement of plasma free metanephrine has been suggested for this purpose (53), although this technique has not come into common practice.
Disorders which occur with adrenal gland function are divided into adrenocortical and adrenomedullary dysfunction.
Dual C5aRs blockade could also abolish C5a-induced apoptosis of adrenomedullary cells in CLP-septic rats [81].