hypophagia


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hypophagia

[‚hī·pə′fā·jē·ə]
(medicine)
Undereating.
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32-34] Although these experiments could be repeated with an antagonist of the orexin receptors and/or a blocker of the sympathetic activity, these findings well demonstrated the possibility that orexin A can induce hypophagia.
Chronic stress-mediated alteration in hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis is root cause of hypophagia.
High forage intake in summer and autumn also aids preparing the essential rumen microflora for the upcoming period of hypophagia (Barboza et al.
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Thereafter, levels begin to decline as the cow recovers from hypophagia and the negative energy balance (Vasquez-Anon et al.
On the experimental day, MSG rats showed degenerated optic nerves (macroscopic observation) and other characteristics of this model, such as (a) low body weight, (b) high visceral adipose tissue mass, and (c) hypophagia (average of individual daily food intake between 60 and 150 days of age), thus confirming several features of the complete MSG phenotype (Table 2).
These mice show hypophagia, lower levels of spontaneous physical activity (SPA) and express the appearance of a obesity state when fed a regular diet [5,8,9].
Transgeni cover expression of neuromedin U promotes leanness and hypophagia in mice.
As depicted in Figure 1(c), MSG rats that were or were not treated with metformin displayed hypophagia when compared with CTR rats.
Clinical signs of Anaplasmosis comprise of several days of lethargy, decreased activity, hypophagia and mild stress, usually assCiated with pyrexia, edema of distal limb, ataxia, petechiation and thrombCytopenia (Madigan and Gribble, 1987).
2) On the other hand Anand and Brobeck in 1951 showed that destruction of lateral hypothalamus (LH) caused hypophagia (3,4).
Effects of preexposure to dexfenfluramine, phentermine, dexfenfluraminephentermine, or fluoxetine on sibutramine-induced hypophagia in the adult rat.