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hyperfunction

 [hi″per-fungk´shun]
excessive functioning of a part or organ.
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The comparison of the total V-RQOL scores shows a minimal discrepancy between the voice-related quality of life results reported by patients with hyperfunctional dysphonia and those with glottal insufficiency (59.72 and 59.28, respectively) in comparison to those with vocal nodules (64.96).
The overactivation of TSHR, whether through activating mutations in TSHR or GNAS, has also been shown to lead to hyperfunctional FTA.
Botulinum toxin for the treatment of hyperfunctional lines of the face.
Do Different Semi-Occluded Voice Exercises Affect Vocal Fold Adduction Differently in Subjects Diagnosed with Hyperfunctional Dysphonia?
In one case, the nodule was lateroesophageal right at the cervicothoracic hole whose character of hyperfunctional parathyroid was confirmed by MIBI-Tc-99m scintigraphy (Figure 1).
Injections of very small amounts of Botox to the affected, hyperfunctional laryngeal muscles weaken them by blocking the nerve impulses (chemical denervation).
Crash is our world, nothing is really 'invented' therein, everything is hyperfunctional: traffic and accidents, technology and death, sex and the camera eye.
The paracrine effects and the anti-inflammatory effects also lead to inhibition of hyper functional neurons causing decrease in FDG uptake in the previously hyperfunctional neurons.
Finite element modeling of vocal fold vibration in normal phonation and hyperfunctional dysphonia: Implications for the pathogenesis of vocal nodules.
One larger study examining radioguided gland resection in 92 patients with parathyroid hyperplasia reported a 100% success rate in localizing the hyperfunctional parathyroid glands.
In 19 chapters, otolaryngologists-head and neck surgeons from the US, Israel, and Australia outline treatment methods, pharmacology, indications, mechanisms of action, technique, anatomy, follow-up care, and complications for hyperfunctional disorders.