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intrinsic

 [in-trin´sik]
situated entirely within, or pertaining exclusively to, a part.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·trin·sic

(in-trin'sik),
1. Pertaining to the essence or nature of a thing; inherent.
2. anatomy denoting those muscles with an origin and insertion that are both within the structure under consideration, distinguished from the extrinsic muscles that have their origin outside the structure under consideration; applied especially to the limbs but also to the ciliary muscle as distinguished from the recti and other orbital muscles, which are outside the eyeball.
Synonym(s): essential (6)
[L. intrinsecus, on the inside]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

intrinsic

(ĭn-trĭn′zĭk, -sĭk)
adj.
Anatomy Situated within or belonging solely to the organ or body part on which it acts. Used of certain nerves and muscles.

in·trin′si·cal·ly adv.
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intrinsic

adjective Within or referring to an internal origin Cardiac pacing Inherent; belonging to or originating from the heart itself–eg, an intrinsic or natural heart beat
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

in·trin·sic

(in-trin'zik)
1. Belonging entirely to a part.
2. anatomy Denoting those muscles the origin and insertion of which are both within the structure under consideration, distinguished from the extrinsic muscles, which have their origin outside of the structure under consideration; applied especially to the limbs but also to the ciliary muscle as distinguished from the recti and other orbital muscles which are outside the eyeball.
Synonym(s): essential (6).
[L. intrinsecus, on the inside]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

intrinsic

Belonging to or situated within, the body or part of the body.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

intrinsic

belonging to the essential nature of the object in question.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

in·trin·sic

(in-trin'zik)
1. Pertaining to the essence or nature of a thing; inherent.
2. anatomy denoting those muscles with an origin and insertion that are both within structure under consideration.
Synonym(s): essential (6).
[L. intrinsecus, on the inside]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about intrinsic

Q. I have a constant pain in the inside part of my arm. What can it be? In the last few weeks I have noticed that I have a right arm pain. The strange thing is that the pain is in a specific point in the inside part of the arm, very near to the elbow. I thnk the pain started for the first time during a baseball game but I am not sure. I work in a factory and as I sad before I use my right arm for baseball, and this pain hinders me. What can it be?

A. I myself play a lot as a pitcher, and i have the same pain. It is more painful when the forearm is flexed towards the body.
I went to my GP about it because it drove me nuts, and he said that I need to take anti-inflammatory drugs, and if it will not work he will inject me something.
he prescribed me a great medication and I didn't need the injection.

Q. l have a pain in the head,l can feel sometime inside.

A. sounds like you have a brain,lol, go see a doctor

Q. Blood in stools before and after polyp removel, Avms of the deodenel loop, inside hems, and 3cin tubuo adenoma Hi, On Nov of 06 I had a colonoscopy done and they didnt find any thing that could be mking me bleed and go to the rest room often. Then in Nov of 07 did a EDg and found I have AVMs of the deodenel loop.She Burned them and I didnt have any more bleeding till June of thei yr.On 6/6/08 i had another EDg done she burned more AVMs and on Mon I started bleeding again. This time she did a colonoscopy and found I had inside hems and a 3cin tubuolvillous adenoma inflamed.She cut, burned, and took it out in peices.She saye she will go back in Nov of this yr and look again. Two weeks after I had this done I had started to bleed again and had bad such bad pain in my hip I had to hold on to walk. that same day i started to bleed again. I bled out big clots and a bowl full of blood! A few days later the pain went away but was still bleeding ever time I had bowl movement!I can bleed up to 4 days at a times sometimes. I have been taking HC supp. and it seems to have stoped the bleeding and pain!

A. It is normal that after a polyp removal you will continue bleeding some more. However, if you feel like there is a lot of bleeding, and/or you are not feeling well, you should see a doctor as soon as possible to stop the bleeding or look for the source of bleeding.

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Such aspects of identity are prompted by intrinsic motivation.
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In Iran Cronbach's alpha coefficient for negative events (intrinsic, stable, and global) are 0.75, 0.43, and 0.73, respectively, and for positive events (intrinsic, stable, and global) are, 0.74, 0.56 and 0.76, respectively (Islami Shahr Babaki, 1990).
Following the acquisition, Intrinsic will retain its brand and management team.
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