somatogenic


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so·mat·o·gen·ic

 (sō-măt′ə-jĕn′ĭk, sō′mə-tə-) also so·mat·o·ge·net·ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk)
adj.
Of somatic origin; developing from the somatic cells.

somatogenic

(səˌmætəʊˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
(Medicine) med originating in the cells of the body: of organic, rather than mental, origin: a somatogenic disorder.

somatogenic

originating in the body or the cells of the body, as a disease. Also called physiogenic.
See also: Disease and Illness
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.somatogenic - of or arising from physiological causes rather than being psychogenic in origin; "somatogenic theories of schizophrenia"
physical - involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit; "physical exercise"; "physical suffering"; "was sloppy about everything but her physical appearance"
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However, removal of o-linked oligosaccharide had a small effect on either somatogenic or lactogenic binding (Byatt et al.
In this sense, the psychopathological circumstances (chronic alcoholism, drug addictions, psychopathies, reactive states), somatogenic circumstances (birth defects, disabilities, severe, incurable somatic diseases) and sociogenic circumstances (proselytism, social and legal conflicts, sociopathies) should be considered.
Its biological effects are broadly classified as either somatogenic or metabolic which results in linear growth and milk production of the ruminant system (Pell and Bates 1987).
CLASSIFICATION: Gagging or Gag-reflex has been classified as either (i) somatogenic (ii) psychogenic.
Ovine GH1 and CSH1 have similar somatogenic activities, but different patterns of expression during pregnancy.