nyctohemeral

nyctohemeral

 [nik″to-hem´er-al]
pertaining to both day and night.
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nyc·to·hem·e·ral

(nik-tō-hē'mer-ăl),
Both daily and nightly.
Synonym(s): nycterohemeral
[nycto- + G. hēmera, day]
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nyc·to·hem·e·ral

(nik'tō-hem'ĕr-ăl)
Both daily and nightly.
[nycto- + G. hēmera, day]
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Fasting as a metabolic stress paradigm selectively amplifies cortisol secretory burst mass and delays the time of maximal nyctohemeral cortisol concentrations in healthy men.
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van Thiel et al., "Attenuated pulse size, disorderly growth hormone and prolactin secretion with preserved nyctohemeral rhythm distinguish irradiated from surgically treated acromegaly patients," Clinical Endocrinology, vol.
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Patterns of plasma melatonin with ageing and mental condition: stability of nyctohemeral rhythms and differences in seasonal variations.
Nyctohemeral changes in bone turnover assessed by serum bone Gla-protein concentration and urinary deoxypyridinoline excretion: effects of growth and ageing.
Nyctohemeral changes in bone turnover assessed by serum Gla-protein concentration and urinary deoxypyridinoline excretion: effects of growth and aging.
Among various possible hypotheses, the role of mechanical strain in nyctohemeral variations (decubitus/procubitus) has been raised (16).
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