ACTH

Type: Abbreviation Definitions: 1. Abbreviation for adrenocorticotropic hormone (also called corticotropin). Synonyms: corticotropin3
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ACTH

See adrenocorticotrophin.
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ACTH

Synonym for adrenocorticotrophic hormone ... <endocrinology> A peptide hormone that is produced by the anterior pituitary gland. It stimulates the adrenal cortex to secrete glucocorticoid hormones, which help cells synthesise glucose, catabolize proteins, mobilizefree fatty acids and inhibit inflammation in allergic responses. ... (10 May 199
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ACTH

adrenocorticotropic hormone; see corticotropin.
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ACTH

adrenocorticotropic hormone.
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ACTH

ACTH: see adrenocorticotropic hormone.
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Acth

ACTH (adrenocorticotrophic hormone) or corticotrophin is a polypeptide hormone, secreted by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland, that stimulates growth of the adrenal gland and the synthesis and secretion of corticosteroids. It is used in treating rheumatoid arthritis, allergic and skin diseases, and many other disorders.
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ACTH

A hormone produced by the pituitary gland to stimulate the adrenal glands. Excessive levels may lead to fertility problems.
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ACTH

A hormone made in the pituitary gland. ACTH acts on the outer part of the adrenal gland to control its release of corticosteroid hormones. More ACTH is made during times of stress. Also called adrenocorticotropic hormone and corticotropin.
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ACTH

Adrenocorticotropic hormone
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