adrenal hypertension n.
Hypertension due to pheochromocytoma.
- Adrenal insufficiency
noun another name for Addison’s disease Historical Examples It was recalled that the President had been said to have adrenal insufficiency. Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15) The President’s Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy What history did you refer to of President Kennedy’s adrenal insufficiency? Warren Commission (6 of […]
- Adrenal rest
adrenal rest adrenal rest n. See accessory adrenal.
- Adrenal medulla
adrenal medulla adrenal medulla n. Medulla of the adrenal gland.
adrenalectomy adrenalectomy ad·re·nal·ec·to·my (ə-drē’nə-lěk’tə-mē) n. The surgical excision of one or both of the adrenal glands. Also called suprarenalectomy.