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noun - plural: adrenocorticotrophins

  1. a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex

Alternative definition of the noun adrenocorticotrophin

noun

  1. [hormone] adrenocorticotropic hormone

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Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Adrenocorticotrophin. (ACTH),. Corticotrophin A naturally occurring hormone produced by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland. ADV. Abbreviation for Aleutian Disease Virus (See ALEUTIAN DISEASE.) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Basic Epilepsy Research (2009)

Adrenocorticotrophin Both pro- and anticonvulsant action of ACTH has been observed in vitro. ACTH treatment reduces seizure susceptibility in immature rat brain slices and has no longterm deleterious effects on neuronal growth. In contrast ...

Google previewBlack's Student Veterinary Dictionary (2017)

Adrenocorticotrophin. (ACTH),. Corticotrophin A naturally occurring hormone produced by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland. ADV. Abbreviation for Aleutian Disease Virus (See ALEUTIAN DISEASE.) ...

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 previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2008)

by Manfred Schwab

adrenocorticotrophin (ACTH), luteinising hormone (LH), and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH). >Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1. IANTH. Definition AP180 N-terminal Homology domain.

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Pocket Radiography and Medical Imaging Dictionary (2007)

by Chris Gunn

Lack of adrenocorticotrophin ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English (2017)

by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.

-trotsfik AM a drinots-kordokoč'trafik adrenocorticotrophin BR a drinots-kottko(C5)'trotsfin, o,

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Podiatry and Foot Science (2009)

by Jean Mooney

to cause a regulatory effect on functional activity or structure adrenocorticotrophic hormone; ACTH; corticotrophin; adrenocorticotrophin anterior pituitary hormone stimulating release of glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoid and sex hormones ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

(adrenocorticotrophic hormone, adrenocorticotrophin, corticotrophin) a hormone synthesized and stored in the anterior pituitary gland, large amounts of which are released in response to any form of stress. Its release is stimulated by ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Adrenocorticotrophin Adrenocorticotrophic hormone. Adrenosterone An androgen isolated from the adrenal cortex, also known as adrenosterone and as Reichsteins compound G. Adriamycin Doxorubicin, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Sleep and Sleep Disorders (2010)

by Charles Pollak, Michael J. Thorpy, Jan Yager

adrenocorticotrophin hormone 5 it senses that apnea has been induced. As a result, ASV is much more comfortable than even bilevel CPAP. It has been shown to be effective in heart failure and Cheyne-Stokes respiration, thereby holding out ...

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

adrenocorticotrophin (əˌdreenoh ˌkawtikoh trohfən) adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) secreted by the anterior lobe of the pituitary body.

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