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Adrenal

Either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney.adrenal

(Science: anatomy) suprarenal.

Origin: Pref. Ad- _ renal.


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licorice root a stress reliever?

Maybe somebody familiar with endocrinology could help me understand. Popular media sources say licorice root reduces stress by promoting adrenal gland function. That's not why I got licorice root capsules, but I think the recomended dosage, 900mg daily, has an opposite effect. I think it causes ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Mar 12, 2014 11:09 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: licorice root a stress reliever?
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Human Pathology 'Multiple-Choice Questions'

... above-normal thyroxine d. below normal TSH: below-normal thyroxine e. normal TSH: normal thyroxine 3. A 35 year-old XY subject with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (21-hydroxylase deficiency) would have: a. moon face b. enlarged adrenal glands c. hypertension d. above normal hematocrit 4. Which ...

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by ScrimmSphere
Mon Feb 04, 2013 11:03 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Pathology 'Multiple-Choice Questions'
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Book recommendation for exam

... mammals, pouched-mammals, aquatic mammals and primates; endocrine glands and other hormone producing structures (pituitary, thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, pancreas, gonads) and their interrelationships. 18. Comparative functional anatomy of various systems of vertebrates (integument and its derivatives, ...

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by bertstare
Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:19 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Book recommendation for exam
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Re: Body's electrical current

... extremely passionate emotions (however, I do not know which happens first). hird, from what I know about it, you should check to see if your Adrenal Cortex is Hyper-function and check your parathyroid hormone levels. These 2 apparently, cause you not to excrete Na+ and can result in the electrical ...

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by Fledgling
Sat Aug 04, 2012 5:31 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Body's electrical current
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Help please with viruses?

yesterday I met an adrenal virus, he bought me dinner

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by david23
Sun Jul 29, 2012 10:40 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Help please with viruses?
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