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n. Chiefly British
Variant of sialorrhea.
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(Pathology) an abnormally high production of saliva
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sialorrhea, sialorrhoea

the act or process of salivation.
See also: Bodily Functions
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Sialorrhoea (90%) epigastric pain (60%) & dysphagia (62%) were the commonest symptoms encountered in study by Sudharsi et al.[8] In a study by Cowan et al [9] 65 patients were symptomatic, 61 reported sore throat (50), abdominal pain (21), chest pain (17), dysphagia (13).In study by Rodriquez et al,[10] the most frequent signs and symptoms were vomiting, abdominal pain, nausea and sore throat.
Treatment of relative sialorrhoea with botulinum toxin type A: description and rationale for an injection procedure with case report.
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[USPRwire, Fri Dec 18 2015] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Sialorrhoea Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2015" provides an overview of Sialorrhoea clinical trials scenario.
Envenomation by the scorpions of buthidae family causes respiratory distress, tachycardia, tachypnea, sialorrhoea and myocarditis.
The company will be launching clinical trials for a new cardiology medication for premature newborn infants, and glycopyrronium a drug designed to combat sialorrhoea, or chronic pathological drooling in the first quarter.
A variety of subjective and objective methods for assessment of sialorrhoea have been described3.