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Definition of the adjective adrenocorticotrophic

What does adrenocorticotrophic mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. stimulating or acting on the adrenal cortex

Alternative definition of the adjective adrenocorticotrophic


  1. See adrenocorticotropic.

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Google previewDictionary of Medicine (2014)

by P.H. Collin

adrenocorticotrophic. 0 adiposogenitalis = DYSTROPHIA ADIPOSOGENITALIS see FROHLICH'S SYNDROME 0 adiposuria noun fat in the urine 0 adipOSuS see PANNICULUS aditus noun opening or entrance to a passage ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

adrenocorticotrophin /-trofމin/, the adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) secreted by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates secretion of other hormones by the adrenal cortex. adrenodoxin ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Podiatry and Foot Science (2009)

by Jean Mooney

secreted by the adrenal cortex under the influence of pituitary adrenocorticotrophic hormone adrenocorticotrophin; adrenocorticotrophic hormoneseehormone, ...

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2005)

by Bloomsbury Publishing

Adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH), although a polypeptide, is derived from basophil cells.

Google previewBlack's Student Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Harvey Marcovitch

Adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH), although a polypeptide, is derived from basophil cells. The posterior pituitary lobe, or neurohypophysis, is closely connected ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

adrenocorticotrophic. hormone. (adrenocorticotrophin) see ACTH. adrenogenital. syndrome. a hormonal disorder resulting from abnormal steroid production by the adrenal cortex, due to a genetic fault. It may cause masculinization in girls, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, The Endocrine System in Sports and Exercise (2008)

by William J. Kraemer, A. D. Rogol

ACTH, adrenocorticotrophic hormone; BE, B-endorphin; B-LPH, B— lipotropin; y-LPH, y-lipotropin; j, joining peptide. The numbers coincide to the cortisol will ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aging (2013)

A Comprehensive Resource in Gerontology and Geriatrics by George L. Maddox

Glucocorticoids are released from the adrenal gland under control of adrenocorticotrophic hormone from the pituitary, which in turn is regulated primarily by the release of corticotropin releasing hormone from the hypothalamus. Glucocorticoid ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

adrenocorticotrophic hormone ACTI Advisory Committee on Technology Innovation act/ic active-in commission ACTIL Australian Cotton Textile Industries Ltd ...

Google previewDictionary of Abbreviations in Medical Sciences (2012)

With a list of the most important medical and scientific journals and their traditional abbreviations by Rolf Heister

ActD automatic computerized transverse axial tomography actinomycin D ACTe anodal closure tetanus ACTH ACTN adrenocorticotrophic hormone adrenocorticotrophin ACTP ACU adrenocorticotrophic polypeptide antibody concentration ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Chris Brooker

proximal myopathy, hyperglycaemia, hypertension and osteoporosis; due to excessive cortisol production by hyperplastic adrenal glands as a result of increased adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) secretion by a tumour or hyperplasia of ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Immunology, Second Edition (2002)

by Julius M. Cruse, Robert E. Lewis

assay pituitary hormones Immunoperoxidase staining of pituitary adenomas with antibodies to adrenocorticotrophic ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

3fag-TRRT HH-61 Adrenocorticotrophic. Having an effect on adrenal cortex; adrenocorticotropic. 3 fast-EarReal ran Adrenocorticotropic.

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary (1998)

A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss

Inhibits adrenalin-induced lipolysis in fat cells of rats, but enhances adrenocorticotrophic hormone-induced lipolysis and inhibits induced lipid peroxidation in the microsomes of rat liver cells. 2171 Chebulagic acid OH Ellagi talmin C4iH30O27 ...

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