Example sentences for: adrenalectomy

How can you use “adrenalectomy” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Since adrenalectomy only reduced plasma corticosterone by about 70% in the obese mice, rather than completely eliminating the steroid from circulation, it remains possible that even further reduction of corticosterone would produce an effect on diet-induced obese phenotypes.

  • Since fasting, insulin deficiency, and leptin insufficiency also lead to an elevation in plasma glucocorticoids [ 8 ] , and adrenalectomy of leptin-deficient ob/ob mice largely normalizes hypothalamic gene expression in these mice [ 9 ] , it is plausible that elevated glucocorticoids may mediate some effects of nutritional state on hypothalamic gene expression.

  • Interestingly, adrenalectomy attenuated the rise in blood glucose in streptozotocin-injected mice (Table 2).

  • Effects of diet and adrenalectomy on pituitary POMC mRNA

  • Adrenalectomy was verified in each individual by visual inspection to assure that no visible traces of the adrenal glands were observed.

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