hypercorticism


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hypercorticism

 [hi″per-kor´tĭ-sizm]

hypercorticism

(hī″pĕr-kor′tĭ-sĭzm)
An excessive production of adrenal cortical hormones in the body.

hypercorticism

hyperadrenocorticism.
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Although we propose hypercorticism and reduced oxidative stress to be two separate plausible mechanisms by which feed restriction might attenuate immune and inflammatory responses, their cellular and molecular interactions are, in fact, closely related.