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ADRENERGIC RESPONSE

Definition

Response occurring within a few seconds of the perception of stress factors. In response to neural stimulation and, to a lesser degree, changes in blood chemistry, the catecholamines, adrenaline and noradrenaline are released from the chromaffin tissue distributed throughout the kidney.

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