autoregulation definition

  • noun:
    • some of several physiological processes by which an inhibitory feedback system counteracts modification.
    • the procedure that preserves a consistent blood circulation to an organ despite alterations in arterial pressure.
    • Self-regulation.
    • (physiology) processes that maintain a generally constant physiological condition in a cell or system
    • Any of several physiological processes by which an inhibitory comments system counteracts change.
    • the procedure that keeps a constant blood circulation to an organ despite changes in arterial pressure.
    • Self-regulation.
    • (physiology) processes that maintain a generally constant physiological state in a cell or system

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    • That balancing act is called autoregulation
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