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endogenous

Biology developing or originating within an organism or part of an organism

endogenous

[en′däj·ə·nəs]
(biochemistry)
Relating to the metabolism of nitrogenous tissue elements.
(geology)
(medicine)
Pertaining to diseases resulting from internal causes.
(psychology)
Pertaining to mental disorders caused by hereditary or constitutional factors.
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There are three screening tests for endogenous Cushing's syndrome that all primary care physicians ought to be familiar with: the 24-hour urine cortisol test, the bedtime salivary cortisol test, and the overnight 1-mg dexamethasone suppression test.
The finding suggests that endogenous opioid-mediated hyperalgesia may contribute to pain symptoms after sexual assault.
Subsequently, in the endogenous hyperthermia group, 250 microgram/kg intraperitoneal lipopolysaccharide (LPS) (Escherichia coli Serotype 0127:B8 lipopolysaccharide Sigma, USA) was administered to rats except for the control group and normal saline solution at the same volume was administered to the control group.
As seen from the above discussion, a client firm may face both endogenous and exogenous uncertainties when examining its own IT offshoring decision.
Since 1955, endogenous plasma heparin has been demonstrated to be a normal constituent of blood, with concentrations ranging from 153 to 177 mIU/ml, and its levels were found to be independent of gender or age.
Keywords: Neoclassical Growth; Endogenous Growth; Fiscal Policy; Tax Smoothing
These assays were used in the preliminary testing of 2-site MAb combinations with endogenous NT-proBNP.
For the endogenous potential measurement, we used a custom-designed differential amplifier device (BPT Co; Tehran, Iran), with an input impedance of 108 U and a common mode rejection ratio of 100 db.
This study investigated whether partial sleep loss altered endogenous pain inhibition and reports of spontaneous pain.
This study is focused on generating functional agonist data for alpha-2 AR which mediates the antiepileptic effects of the endogenous neurotransmitter norepinephrine (NE) in the hippocampus (2).
0 to obtain regression weights, standardized regression weights, squared multiple correlations for the endogenous variables, and significance levels for test statistics.