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Adj.1.supranormal - beyond the range of the normal or scientifically explainable; "supernormal intimations"
paranormal - not in accordance with scientific laws; "what seemed to be paranormal manifestations"
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In humans, an early study observed that three infant girls with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (a condition characterized by supranormal adrenal androgen exposures in utero) all had AGD ratios above the 95% confidence limit, as established based on measurements in 115 healthy infant girls (Callegari et al.
Relationship between supranormal oxygen tension and outcome after resuscitation from cardiac arrest.
These preparations produce fluctuations in serum testosterone levels, with supranormal levels occurring soon after injection and subnormal levels occurring immediately prior to subsequent injections.
One such example may be electroretinographic supranormal rod response, indicating KCNV2 mutation type cone dystrophy, which can be precisely detected by Sanger sequencing or qPCR.
15,16) The previously supranormal oxygen delivery targets with augmented haemoglobin levels was not shown to be beneficial by randomized controlled trials and is no longer practised.
Due to this oestrogen-androgen imbalance, there is supranormal setting of the hypothalamic gonadal axis.
Wayfinding in the Blind: Larger Hippocampal Volume and Supranormal Spatial Navigation.
In addition to the neutralizing effect of CMV-specific humoral immunity, the immunomodulatory effect of CMVIG treatment may have contributed to preservation of good lung function despite reduced immunosuppression, with the patient showing supranormal expiratory flow-volume curves.
Assuming that "supranormal" ScvO [sub]2 indicates impaired tissue oxygenation, there are three mechanisms that are likely responsible for the co-existence of normal or supranormal ScvO [sub]2 and hyperlactatemia after cardiac surgery: CPB or off-pump surgery with concomitant mitochondrial dysfunction; therapeutic interventions to increase DO [sub]2 , most notably [sz]-mimetics; [sup][4] and macrocirculatory failure combined with microcirculatory or mitochondrial failure.
According to the above noted study, in sepsis neutrophils exhibit "a supranormal adherence to endothelial monolayers treated with pro-inflammatory cytokines.
Many mechanisms may have roles in the impairment of the luteal phase in IVF treatment cycles including LH suppressive effect of GnRHs,18,19 possible early developmental effect of short-term supranormal estrogen and progesterone levels on the endometrium during luteal phase in the induced cycles, aspiration of the granulosa cells during the oocyte pick-up (OPU) procedure,20 and the blockage of LH release with the negative feed-back effect of the steroids synthesized secondary to the corpora lutea which are many in number.