paroxysmal

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par·ox·ys·mal

(par'ok-siz'măl), Avoid the mispronunciation parox'ysmal.
Relating to or occurring in paroxysms.

par·ox·ys·mal

(parok-sizmăl)
Relating to or occurring in paroxysms.

par·ox·ys·mal

(parok-sizmăl) Avoid the mispronunciation parox'ysmal.
Relating to or occurring in paroxysms.

paroxysmal (per´əksiz´məl),

adj recurring in paroxysms.

paroxysmal

having the characteristic of a paroxysm.

paroxysmal dysrhythmia
a cardiac rhythm disturbance which occurs briefly and transiently.
paroxysmal syndrome
clinical neurological signs not due to lesions within the nervous system, but involving abnormal neurotransmitter function. Includes Scotty cramp, episodic falling of Cavalier King Charles spaniels, and narcolepsy.
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Follow-up findings demonstrated absence of normalization in serum S100 protein concentrations in patients with psychomotor retardation and paroxysmal syndrome and in MDA levels in patients with EBD and psychomotor retardation to constitute the basis for development of appropriate pathogenetic therapy for patients with the nosology.
Follow-up study of serum S100 protein concentrations demonstrated absence of normalization in the parameter in patients with psychomotor retardation and paroxysmal syndrome, no normalization of MDA level found in examinees with EBD and psychomotor retardation.
In patients with paroxysmal syndrome TNF-[alpha] levels were found exceeding the control value by 3.
Retrospective analysis of TNF-[alpha] and IL-1 concentrations in peripheral circulation upon CNS hypoxic-ischemic pathologies in 14 months demonstrated the most significant reduction of the parameters in patients with paroxysmal syndrome, the change being less marked in examinees with EBD and psycho-speech disorder.

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