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hypersecretion

 [hi″per-se-kre´shun]
excessive secretion.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

hy·per·se·cre·tion

(hī'pĕr-sē-krē'shŭn),
Excessive secretion of any tissue or gland.
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hypersecretion

(hī′pər-sĭ-krē′shən)
n.
The excessive production of any bodily secretion.
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hypersecretion

A state of excess secretion. See Rebound hypersecretion.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

hyperlacrimation

Overflow of tears due to excessive secretion by the lacrimal gland. It may be caused by drugs (e.g. pilocarpine), strong emotion; or as a reflex from trigeminal stimulation by an inflamed eye; or irritation of the cornea or conjunctiva by a chemical irritant in the air; cold wind; or a foreign body in the eye. The main symptoms are discomfort and blurring of vision and sometimes embarrassment. Management depends on the cause. Syn. hypersecretion. See epiphora.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann

hy·per·se·cre·tion

(hī'pĕr-sĕ-krē'shŭn)
Excessive secretion of any tissue or gland.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Chen et al., "Oral vitamin D supplementation has a lower bioavailability and reduces hypersecretion of parathyroid hormone and insulin resistance in obese Chinese males," Public Health Nutrition, vol.
In particular, COPD patients with the chronic bronchitis phenotype exhibit pathologic and clinical features similar to CF, including goblet cell hyperplasia, mucin hyperexpression, and mucus accumulation and hypersecretion that contribute to bacterial infection and subsequent inflammatory responses and have been associated with lung function decline in COPD patients (Figure 1).
Secondary HPT results when hypersecretion of PTH is a response to decreased calcium.
Table 1) and confirmed hypersecretion. No plasma aldosterone or renin levels were drawn, and no Cushing syndrome screening test was performed.
Since she had hypersecretion during the induction period, intubation was performed after oral aspiration.
Hypersecretion of luteinising hormone: a significant cause of infertility and miscarriage.
Ovarian adrenal rest tumor in a congenital adrenal hyperplasia patient with adrenocorticotropin hypersecretion following adrenalectomy.
Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES) is a rare clinical disorder, characterized by hypersecretion of gastric acid into the proximal gastrointestinal (GI) tract.
The most common symptoms are abdominal pain and bloating, and 10% to 15% of patients develop lipase hypersecretion syndrome, which elevates blood lipase concentrations and can produce symptoms such as subcutaneous nodules resulting from fat necrosis and polyarthralgia from sclerotic lesions in cancellous bone [1,2].
Diagnosis of insulinoma is often delayed in this group of patients because neuropsychiatric signs and symptoms such as confusion, personality change, ataxia, and seizure that occur following hypersecretion of insulin by this tumor and consequent hypoglycemia and neuroglycopenia are commonly seen in a variety of other pediatrics diseases [1,2].
Boes, "Unprenylated RhoA contributes to IL-1 [beta] hypersecretion in mevalonate kinase deficiency model through stimulation of Rac1 activity," Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.