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endogenous

 [en-doj´ĕ-nus]
produced within or caused by factors within the organism.

en·dog·e·nous

(en-doj'ĕ-nŭs),
Originating or produced within the organism or one of its parts.
Synonym(s): endogenic
[endo- + G. -gen, production]

endogenous

/en·dog·e·nous/ (en-doj´ĕ-nus) produced within or caused by factors within the organism.

endogenous

(ĕn-dŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
1. Originating internally.
2. Originating or produced within an organism, tissue, or cell: endogenous hormones.

en·dog′e·nous·ly adv.
en·dog′e·ny n.

endogenous

[endoj′ənəs]
Etymology: Gk, endon + genein, to produce
1 growing within the body.
2 originating from within the body or produced from internal causes, such as a disease caused by the structural or functional failure of an organ or system. Compare exogenous. endogenic, adj.

endogenous

adjective Referring to or coming from within—e.g., a cell, tissue or organism.

en·dog·e·nous

, endogenic (en-doj'ĕ-nŭs, endō-jenik)
Originating or produced within the organism or one of its parts.
[endo- + G. -gen, production]

endogenous

Occurring without an obvious cause external to the body, and believed to result from an internal cause. A person depressed by a succession of calamities is said to have exogenous depression. In the absence of external causes, depression is said to be endogenous.

endogenous

(of growth or production) from within the body, for example, the development of new roots from the PERICYCLE of the old ROOT. Compare EXOGENOUS.

endogenous

made within the body.

endogenous

originating from within the organism

endogenous (en·dˑ·j·ns),

adj produced internally; made by the body.

en·dog·e·nous

, endogenic (en-doj'ĕ-nŭs, endō-jenik )
Originating or produced within the organism or one of its parts.
[endo- + G. -gen, production]

endogenous (endoj´ənəs),

adj originating within.

endogenous

produced within or caused by factors within the organism.

endogenous analgesic system
includes the secretion by the brain of endorphins in response to the central perception of pain.
endogenous calcium
calcium contributed to the feces by the intestinal secretions.
endogenous feline oncornavirus
endogenous magnesium
magnesium contributed to the feces by the intestinal secretions.
endogenous pain
caused by factors within the body, e.g. stretching of mesentery.
endogenous sarcoma virus
see feline sarcoma virus.
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It must also be stressed that the idea about selective influx of new endogenic material to some severely denuded locations in the Estonian argillite formations has already been proposed by Valter Petersell [14].
1987) Guide to the metallogenic map of endogenic ore deposits of China, 1:4,000,000.
It describes how quality wheats 'travelled' around the world, from their endogenic source in Eastern Europe to North America, and back again to Europe.
In the field the effect of deteriorating plant quality, associated with the endogenic cycle of the host plant, was alleviated by the higher temperatures prevailing in summer.
a depression which is triggered by the present or by the near past events as against the endogenic or neurotic depression.
In a study of endogenic endophthalmitis by Lim et al.
So, the endogenic people are those with higher than average points in man and women adjectives.
Patients with endogenic mental derangements, complicated with drug addiction and those unattainable for follow-up as well as the cases of the combined drug addiction and cases of replacement with heroin of other psychoactive substances were excluded from the study.
1 There is little data available about their etiology and epidemiology but researchers have suggested that risk is inversely associated with age at menarche, parity and age at first birth and have positive correlation with years since the last term birth, endogenic and exogenic hormonal factors, African-american ethnicitynulliparity, diet, smoking and obesity.
The activation of the vanilloid receptor 1 by the endogenic ligand AEA leads to degeneration of dopaminergic neurons (Kim et al.
Some of them are Endichnia: endogenic traces (tubes and burrows) among them delicat Scoyenia gracilis common and beautifull in Rabejac Formation.