Medulla vs Sympathoadrenomedullary - What's the difference?

medulla | sympathoadrenomedullary |


As a noun medulla

is the soft inner part of something, especially the pith of a fruit.

As an adjective sympathoadrenomedullary is

of or relating to the release of catecholamines (such as epinephrine and norepinephrine) from the adrenal medulla.

medulla

English

Noun

  • The soft inner part of something, especially the pith of a fruit.
  • (anatomy) The inner substance of various organs and structures, especially the marrow of bones.
  • (anatomy) The medulla oblongata.
  • (botany) The internal tissue of a plant.
  • Derived terms

    * medullar * medullary * medulloblastoma ----

    sympathoadrenomedullary

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of or relating to the release of catecholamines (such as epinephrine and norepinephrine) from the adrenal medulla.