hyperreactivity


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hyperreactivity

(ˌhaɪpəˌriːækˈtɪvɪtɪ)
n
an exaggerated response to stimuli
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Effect of high thoracic epidural anesthesia and local anesthetic on bronchial hyperreactivity.
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor in cigarette smoke-induced airway hyperreactivity.
5,7) Increased PDE activity is associated with inflammatory hyperreactivity.
Allergy, airway hyperreactivity (AHR), and allergic asthma are risk factors of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a heterogeneous disease presenting with various phenotypes.
Mechanisms of organophosphate insecticide-induced airway hyperreactivity.
Systemic interleukin levels are elevated in patients with asthma and airway hyperreactivity (10).
2000) Integrated signals between IL-13, IL-4, and IL-5 regulate airways hyperreactivity.
MI, stroke) with induced platelet hyperreactivity as the underlying mechanism (21), linking increased concentrations of circulating TMAO to a potential rise in risk of an acute ischemic event.
Idiopathic maxillary pain: prevalence of maxillary sinus hyperreactivity in relation to allergy, chronic mucosal inflammation, and eosinophilia.
Upper airway inflammation exacerbates bronchial hyperreactivity in mouse models of rhino-sinusitis and allergic asthma.
Twenty (40%) patients demonstrated some evidence of airway hyperreactivity (AHR) to include eight who met asthma criteria and two with findings secondary to gastroesophageal reflux.