Medical Definition of Hyperadrenocorticalism

1. Excessive secretion of one or more steroid hormones of the adrenal cortex; sometimes used also to designate the state produced by therapeutic administration of large quantities of steroids having glucocorticoid activity, e.g., hydrocortisone. See: Cushing's syndrome. Synonym: adrenalism, hyperadrenalcorticalism, hyperadrenocorticalism. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hyperadrenocorticalism

hyperactivism
hyperactivities
hyperactivity
hyperacuities
hyperacuity
hyperacusia
hyperacusic
hyperacusis
hyperacute
hyperacute purulent conjunctivitis
hyperacute rejection
hyperadenosis
hyperadiposis
hyperadrenalcorticalism
hyperadrenalism
hyperadrenocorticalism (current term)
hyperadrenocorticism
hyperaemia
hyperaemic
hyperaesthesia
hyperaesthesias
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hyperaggressive
hyperalaninaemia
hyperaldosteronism
hyperaldosteronisms
hyperalert
hyperalertness
hyperalgesia
hyperalgesias

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