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dysfunction

any consequence of an activity which inhibits the achievement of the desired objective. In the study of ORGANIZATIONS, dysfunctions refer to those aspects of organizations which are essential to the organization's proper functioning but at the same time detract from organizational performance. For instance, a justifiable emphasis on following the correct procedures can also stifle the flexibility that is often needed in work situations. See GOAL DISPLACEMENT.
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- Treatment of endocrine dysfunction may unmask latent diabetes:
It is notable that many latent endocrine dysfunctions may be concomitant with Fabry disease and could be life threatening (4).
FS-like symptoms such as muscle pain and sensitivity, burnout syndrome, decreased exercise capacity, and cold intolerance show similar symptoms to endocrine dysfunctions such as hypothyroid, adrenal, and growth hormone deficiency.
Adrenal myelolipoma associated with endocrine dysfunction: Review of the literature.
Multiple studies have linked racial discrimination to poor mental health and addictions as people try to cope with these experiences, as well as stress-induced endocrine dysfunction, cardiovascular dysfunction and accelerated aging across various racial groups.
Through this review, we aimed to summarize the current knowledge about the endocrine dysfunction as response to sepsis.
The exclusion criteria included cardiac disorders, kidney or liver diseases, endocrine dysfunction, malnutrition, peripheral neuropathy, diabetes, severe hypertension, or dementia.
Most patients with a lingual thyroid gland are asymptomatic, as it rarely manifests clinically with aerodigestive symptoms, malignancy, or endocrine dysfunction. It is therefore usually diagnosed as an incidental finding, more so now with the increased use of cross-sectional imaging in the head and neck region.
de Rosa et al., "High prevalence of endocrine dysfunction in long-term survivors after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for hematologic diseases," Cancer, vol.
(2005) avowed that elevated levels of testosterone in gastropods exposed to tributyltin (TBT) are main escort to put forward this endocrine dysfunction that is responsible for imposex.
Other areas that are potentially impacted by fppd triggered immunologically mediated disorders that will be discussed include endocrine dysfunction, dermatologic issues and joint disorders and other conditions.
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