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Of, relating to, or derived from the adrenal cortex.


relating to the adrenal cortex


(əˌdri noʊˈkɔr tɪ kəl)

of, pertaining to, or produced by the cortex of the adrenal gland.
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Adj.1.adrenocortical - of or derived from the cortex of the adrenal glandsadrenocortical - of or derived from the cortex of the adrenal glands
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There was scanty focus of entrapped cells with clear cell morphology, which could represent benign adrenal cortical cells, however metastatic clear cell carcinoma was considered in the differential diagnosis.
Murray, 37, formerly of Worcester, died peacefully on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at Davis Place, Danielson, following a courageous battle with Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma.
Studies on taste thresholds in normal man and in patients with adrenal cortical insufficiency: The role of adrenal cortical steroids, / On Invest.
ChRCC can be confused with clear cell renal cell carcinoma or oncocytoma and several non-renal tumours with overlapping features including hepatocellular carcinoma, adrenal cortical carcinoma, lung carcinoma, and oncocytic tumours of salivary gland and thyroid.
11) Adrenal Support: Since the adrenals mediate the body's resistance to allergic challenge, supporting cortisol production with licorice, pantothenic acid, adrenal cortical extract, ashwagandha and other adaptogens can relieve symptoms.
61 N59 is the main radio-isotope employed in adrenal cortical scintigraphy.
This is based on longitudinal studies that have shown that the risk of developing adrenal cortical carcinoma is extremely low.
The beautiful Midland bride, 28, has been told by doctors she has a rare and incurable form of cancer, called Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma (ACC).
Adrenal cortical carcinoma (ACC) has also been reported to contain intracellular lipid.