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Definitions

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  • n. Excessive secretion

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Morbid or excessive secretion, as in catarrh.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Excessive secretion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. excessive secretion

Etymologies

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hyper- +‎ secretion

Examples

  • Relationship of cortisol hypersecretion to brain CT scan alterations in depressed patients.

    The Neuropsychiatric Guide to Modern Everyday Psychiatry

  • When hypersecretion is suspected and high hormonal concentrations are observed, one must determine whether the level is appropriate or inappropriate and whether the hormonal secretion is autonomous or can be modulated by appropriate physiologic or pharmacologic agents.

    Nobel Lecture Radioimmunoassay: A Probe For Fine Structure Of Biologic Systems

  • These little sacs or muco-synovial capsules, under peculiar conditions of traumatism, are liable to become subject to a diseased process, which consists principally in a hypersecretion of their contents and an increase in dimensions, and they may undergo peculiar pathological changes of such character as to disable an animal, and in many instances to cause serious blemishes which can but depreciate its value.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse

  • Cigarette smoking causes lung inflammation, which can lead to oxidative stress, emphysema, small airway fibrosis, mucus hypersecretion and progressive airflow limitation.

    Newswise: Latest News

  • The hypersecretion of substances by the tumor, in particular serotonin, results in symptoms, mainly diarrhea and flushing.

    DWS Pill Scribe

  • Moreover, evidence of cortisol hypersecretion developed after 24 months of follow-up in a 30-year-old man with a 3. 5-cm adenoma in the left adrenal gland.

    Notes from Dr. RW

  • If rebound acid hypersecretion induces acid-related symptoms, this might lead to PPI dependency.

    Blisstree

  • Acromegaly is a rare and serious condition related to the hypersecretion of growth hormone by the pituitary gland, generally of tumoral origin.

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  • In the 1950s and 1960s, according to a theory known as the British hypothesis, repeated airway infection and hypersecretion of mucus were thought to be the causes of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • Researchers were still unable to relate the frequency of exacerbations - acute increases in the respiratory symptoms of COPD that require medical intervention - and hypersecretion of mucus to the progression of airflow obstruction. 1 Instead, the frequency of bacterial isolation from sputum was found to be similar in stable COPD and during exacerbations.

    Medlogs - Recent stories

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