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endotoxic

 [en´do-tok″sik]
pertaining to or possessing endotoxin.

en·do·tox·ic

(en'dō-tok'sik),
Denoting an endotoxin.

endotoxic

adjective Referring to an endotoxin, see there.

en·do·tox·ic

(en'dō-tok'sik)
Denoting an endotoxin.

endotoxic

pertaining to or possessing endotoxin.

endotoxic shock
see toxemic shock.
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Kusumoto S, Fukase K (2006) Synthesis of endotoxic principle of bacterial lipopolysaccharide and its recognition by the innate immune systems of hosts.
sup][24],[29] In this study, the density of blood flow was significantly reduced in mice with endotoxic shock.
We hypothesised that the endotoxic LPS component of the Gram-negative bacteria C.
The circadian clock Period 2 gene regulates gamma interferon production of NK cells in host response to lipopolysaccharide-induced endotoxic shock.
This survival benefit was observed despite administration of caspase-8/caspase-3 small interfering RNAs as late as ten hours after CLE The prevention of vascular endothelial cell apoptosis may be responsible for their beneficial effects in endotoxic shock.
Control over the timing of inflammation is essential and is disrupted in a range of diseases: inflammation that is triggered too quickly or not controlled appropriately can lead to a potentially lethal endotoxic (septic) shock or, in a more chronic state, contribute to the development of diseases such as cancer, arthritis, asthma and multiple sclerosis.
1) Estrogen may be a factor as well, and it has been linked with protection during lipopolysaccharide-mediated endotoxic shock.
Cases include ectopic pregnancy, septic abortion, hypertensive emergencies, cardiac failure, acute asthma attack, fetal distress, jaundice, obstructed labor, postpartum collapse, acute pelvic inflammatory disease, ovarian torsion, endotoxic shock, acute urinary retention, sexual assault, abnormal uterine bleeding, emergency contraception, gynecologic oncology emergencies, postexposure prophylaxis to HIV and hepatitis B, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, diabetic ketoacidosis, and medicolegal and ethical issues.
Role of the physical state of Salmonella lipopolysaccharide in expression of biological and endotoxic properties.
Lipid A is highly conserved and exerts the endotoxic activity, while the "O" antigen carbohydrate chain is a polymer of repeating oligosaccharides, which differs between species and is responsible for the serological specificity of bacteria (3).
Ergot alkaloids may lead to poor feathering and lesions forming on chickens, fescue foot in ruminants and shrunken udders in sows while endotoxins are responsible for endotoxic shock and death.