Definition of Internal secretion

1. Noun. The secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Internal Secretion

internal pterygoid muscle
internal pudendal vein
internal pyocephalus
internal radiation therapy
internal ramus of accessory nerve
internal reduction
internal representation
internal resorption
internal respiration
internal revenue
internal revenue agent
internal rhyme
internal rhymes
internal saphenous nerve
internal secretion (current term)
internal semilunar fibrocartilage of knee joint
internal sphincter muscle of anus
internal spiral sulcus
internal squint
internal strabismus
internal surface
internal surface of frontal bone
internal surface of parietal bone
internal thoracic artery
internal thoracic lymphatic plexus
internal thoracic plexus

Literary usage of Internal secretion

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1897)
"THE SIGNIFICANCE OF internal secretion. THE communication on the above subject published iu SCIENCE for April 30th, by Mr. Albert Mathews, seems to me not ..."

2. A Text-book of physiology: For Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1915)
"SECRETION OF THE DUCTLESS GLANDS-internal secretion. The term "internal secretion" is used to designate those secretions of glandular tissues which, ..."

3. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"Part XIV Diagnosis of Diseases of the Glands of internal secretion (The Endocrinopathies) A. Introduction The "physiological law" of Treviranus asserted ..."

4. Biological Bulletin by Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.) (1912)
"The problem of the cause of the secondary sexual characters has been approached in many ways, but the favorite one is the internal secretion theory, ..."

5. The Origin and Evolution of Life: On the Theory of Action, Reaction and by Henry Fairfield Osborn (1917)
"The body is an organic whole, and the so-called organs of internal secretion are not unique, but the bones, muscles, skin, brain, and every part of the body ..."

6. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1916)
"They are, however, still interesting, and the simple regulations enforced and their success are certainly suggestive. The internal secretion of the Pancreas ..."

7. Pathological physiology of internal diseases by Albion Walter Hewlett (1916)
"Evidences of internal secretion Direct and conclusive proof that a particular gland supplies an internal secretion to the body is furnished, if peculiar, ..."

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