Definition of Adrenalin

1. Noun. A catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action.

Definition of Adrenalin

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of adrenaline) ¹

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Definition of Adrenalin

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Adrenalin

adrenal medulla
adrenal medullary imaging
adrenal myelolipoma
adrenal rest tumour
adrenal virilism
adrenal virilizing syndrome
adrenal weight factor
adrenalin (current term)
adrenalin rush
adrenaline oxidase
adrenaline reversal
adrenaline rush
adrenaline rushes

Literary usage of Adrenalin

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1914)
"They are accurate and sensitive to minute quantities of adrenalin, ... The method of Folin consists of a colorimetric reaction of adrenalin with a ..."

2. The Journal of General Physiology by Society of General Physiologists, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1920)
"The intimate physiological relationship between the sympathetic nervous system and the adrenalin-secreting cells of the medulla of the suprarenal body is ..."

3. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1908)
"Hoddick has employed the saline infusions without adrenalin, but with no remarkable results. It was very different with injections of f to 1 litre of ..."

4. Manual of therapeutics: Referring Especially to the Products of the by Davis & Company Parke, Parke, Davis & Company (1909)
"adrenalin Tablets. One adrenalin Tablet contains 3-200 of adrenalin. ... adrenalin is 1:1000; which may, of course, be further diluted to any extent desired ..."

5. Proceedings of the second Pan American scientific congress: Washington, U. S by Glen Levin Swiggett (1917)
""On the treatment of bacillary dysentery by adrenalin" is the title of an ... Inspired by this work we sought to verify the effects of adrenalin in the ..."

6. Transactions of the Association of American Physicians by Association of American Physicians (1902)
"The starting point in this study of glycosuria is the observation that adrenalin chlorid, when introduced into the peritoneal cavity of dogs, ..."

7. International Medical and Surgical Surveyby American Institute of Medicine by American Institute of Medicine (1922)
"conditions of absorption and the possibilities of destruction and oxidation, which interfere with the complete action of adrenalin when given subcutaneously ..."

8. American Journal of Physiology by American Physiological Society (1887- ). (1913)
"If a small dose of nitroglycerine is given intravenously, the pressure falls, and then a dose of adrenalin that ordinarily produces a considerable reduction ..."

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