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Definition of the noun adrenocorticotrophin

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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


  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.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Basic Epilepsy Research (2009)

Therapeutic effectsof adrenocorticotrophin hormone(ACTH) and glucocorticoids in infantile spasmshavebeen hypothesized tobe ...

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 previewIllustrated Encyclopedia of Human Histology (2012)

by R.V. Krstic;

Adrenocorticotropes: f Corticotropes Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH, adrenocorticotrophin, corticotropin): A polypeptide f hormone secreted by adenohypophyseal t corticotropes stimulating release off corticosteroids from zona fasciculata ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

adrenocorticotrophic hormone (adrenocorticotrophin) see ACTH. adrenogenital syndrome a hormonal disorder resulting from abnormal steroid production by the adrenal ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

adrenocorticotrophin [-dre′′no-kor't -ko-tro′′fin] adrenocorticotropic hormone, ...

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.

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 previewBailliere's Nurses Dictionary for Nurses and Health Care Workers, 1st South Asia Edition (2016)

by Annu Kaushik

adrenocorticotrophin adrenocorticotrophic hormone ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

adrenocorticotrophin. ACTH. adrenocorticotrophic hormone. ACTH. adrenocorticotropic hormone.

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

by Chris Gunn

Lack of adrenocorticotrophin ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Nursing (2014)

by Market House Books

adrenocorticotrophic hormone (adrenocorticotrophin) [a ̆-dree-noh- korti-koh-trof-ik] n. see acth. adrenogenital syndrome [a ̆-dreenoh-jen-it-a ̆l] n. a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2011)

by Manfred Schwab

adrenocorticotrophin (ACTH), luteinizing hormone (LH), and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH). > Multiple Endocrine ...

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