Definition of neurogenic in English:

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neurogenic

Pronunciation: /ˌn(y)o͝orōˈjenik/

adjective

Physiology
Caused by, controlled by, or arising in the nervous system.
Example sentences
  • In addition, a nitric oxide-dependent mechanism is responsible for mediating neurogenic vasodilatation and for regulating functions of the respiratory, genitourinary, and gastrointestinal tracts.
  • Three more common conditions associated with altered autonomic function include neurogenic essential hypertension, psychogenic ischemic heart disease, and congestive heart failure.
  • Therefore, we needed to distinguish among myogenic tumors, neurogenic tumors, GISTs, and other mesenchymal tumors derived from gastrointestinal tracts.

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Syllabification: neu·ro·gen·ic

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