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ad·re·nal

 (ə-drē′nəl)
adj.
1. At, near, or on the kidneys.
2. Of or relating to the adrenal glands or their secretions.
n.
An adrenal gland.

[ad- + renal.]

ad·re′nal·ly adv.
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adrenal

(əˈdriːnəl)
adj
1. (Anatomy) on or near the kidneys
2. (Anatomy) of or relating to the adrenal glands or their secretions
n
(Anatomy) an adrenal gland
[C19: from ad- (near) + renal]
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ad•re•nal

(əˈdrin l)
adj.
1. of or produced by the adrenal glands.
2. situated near or on the kidneys; suprarenal.
n.
[1870–75; ad- + Latin rēn(ēs) kidneys + -al1]
ad•re′nal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adrenal - either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidneyadrenal - either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney
ductless gland, endocrine gland, endocrine - any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream
kidney - either of two bean-shaped excretory organs that filter wastes (especially urea) from the blood and excrete them and water in urine; "urine passes out of the kidney through ureters to the bladder"
adrenal cortex - the cortex of the adrenal gland; secretes corticosterone and sex hormones
adrenal medulla - the medulla of the adrenal gland; secretes epinephrine
Adj.1.adrenal - of or pertaining to the adrenal glands or their secretionsadrenal - of or pertaining to the adrenal glands or their secretions
2.adrenal - near the kidneysadrenal - near the kidneys      
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Translations

adrenal

[əˈdriːnl]
A. ADJsuprarrenal
B. CPD adrenal gland Nglándula f suprarrenal
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adrenal

adjNebennieren-; adrenal glandsNebennieren pl; adrenal hormoneNebennierenhormon nt
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adrenal

[əˈdriːnl] adjsurrenale
adrenal (gland) → (ghiandola) surrenale f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

ad·re·nal

a. suprarrenal, adrenal;
___ congenital hyperplasiahiperplasia ___ congenital;
___ crisiscrisis ___;
___ cortex hormonescorticosteroides ___-es;
gland diseasesenfermedades de la glándula ___;
___ glandsglándulas ___-es;
___ gland neoplasmsneoplasmas de las glándulas ___-es;
___ hypertensionhipertensión ___.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

adrenal

adj suprarrenal; n (fam) glándula suprarrenal, suprarrenal f (fam)
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References in classic literature ?
Adrenin is a substance secreted into the blood by the adrenal glands.
Evidence: "The theory of adrenal fatigue --which was coined by chiropractor James Wilson in the late '90s--is that overexertion of the adrenal glands as they continuously pump out the stress hormone Cortisol eventually leads the adrenals to burn out, resulting in an inability to respond to stress," explains Rashmi Mullur, an endocrinologist and assistant professor of medicine at UCLA.
This delay may explain the CT appearance of the adrenals, which was not typical of a hemorrhage [3], though the hyperdense central area could be due to the outbreak where the greatest concentrations of hemoglobin were localized.
All of these, especially in unison, will help rebalance your adrenals. They're called adaptogens because they can help your body adapt to life's stresses.
Incidentaloma, a modern concept connected to technology progress, represents an accidentally discovered tumour, usually used for hypophysis and adrenals, and rarely for thyroid, parathyroids, and ovaries.
The adrenals are paired retroperitoneal glands; secrete various hormones which are critical for a wide variety of physiological functions.
Primary familial xanthomatosis with involvement and calcification of adrenals: report of two more cases in siblings of a previously described infant.
Primary DLBCL affecting both adrenals is a rare phenomenon [9].
Mammography, upper gastrointestinal system endoscopy, and thorax CT were performed to exclude metastasis to adrenals, which gave normal results.
Topographic localization and association with other abdominal organs, analysis of coloration and analysis of format comparing left and right adrenals were performed and documented by Olympus SP 810UZ 14 mp.
Beuschlein et al., "Linear and volumetric evaluation of the adrenal gland-MDCT-based measurements of the adrenals," Academic Radiology, vol.
However, it should be emphasized here that the sudanophobe zone has not always been demonstrated among animal adrenals, (86) e.g.