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- adjective medicine Extremely
susceptible; having an elevated susceptibility
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It might follow that even a normal amount of thyroid secretion would lead to excessive stimulation of the hypersusceptible motor mechanism.
The nervous system in Graves 'disease is hypersusceptible to stimuli and to thyroid extract.
If levels were low, it was because the child had excretion difficulties even in response to chelation or was hypersusceptible to the low level of mercury present.
The evidence that some individuals are hypersusceptible to mercury's effects is singularly unconvincing.
ASD results from a hypersusceptibility to mercury in a small group of children, one would expect the symptoms of this group to resemble closely those of mercury poisoning victims, with a lower dose producing similar effects in those genetically hypersusceptible.
Petitioners have not shown either that certain children are genetically hypersusceptible to mercury or that certain children are predisposed to have difficulty excreting mercury.
While differences that reflect the range of naturally-occurring individual variability are known to exist with respect to the responses of individuals to mercury exposure, these differences do not point toward the existence of a hypersusceptible population.