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Definition 1: a disorder of the glands of the body - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for adenosis in the sense of this definition

(adenosis is a kind of ...) a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning

"the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder" "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"

(... is a kind of adenosis ) an overactive thyroid gland; pathologically excessive production of thyroid hormones or the condition resulting from excessive production of thyroid hormones

(... is a kind of adenosis ) a glandular disorder caused by excessive cortisol

(... is a kind of adenosis ) a glandular disorder caused by excessive ACTH resulting in greater than normal functioning of the adrenal gland; characterized by obesity

(... is a kind of adenosis ) a condition caused by overproduction of aldosterone

(... is a kind of adenosis ) a glandular disease or enlargement of glandular tissue (especially of the lymph glands)

(... is a kind of adenosis ) a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin

(... is a kind of adenosis ) excessive activity of the pituitary gland (especially overactivity of the anterior lobe which leads to excess secretion of growth hormone)

(... is a kind of adenosis ) inadequate secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally low levels of calcium in the blood

(... is a kind of adenosis ) excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally high levels of calcium in the blood; can affect many systems of the body (especially causing bone resorption and osteoporosis)

(... is a kind of adenosis ) an underactive thyroid gland; a glandular disorder resulting from insufficient production of thyroid hormones

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