TSH

See thyroid-stimulating hormone.

TSH

A hormone produced by the pituitary gland. TSH stimulates the release of thyroid hormone from thyroglobulin. It also stimulates the growth of thyroid follicular cells. An abnormal TSH level may mean that the thyroid hormonal regulation system is out of control, usually as a result of a benign condition (hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism). Also call...
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TSH

Synonym for thyroid stimulating hormone ... <endocrinology> Polypeptide hormone (28 kD), secreted by the anterior pituitary gland, that activates cyclic AMP production in thyroid cells leading to production and release of the thyroid hormones (T4 and T3). T4 and T3 blood levels feedback on the pituitary gland and decrease thyroid stimulating ...
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TSH

Thyroid stimulating hormone
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tsh

thyroid stimulating hormone.
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TSH

Thyroid-stimulating hormone, thyrotropin
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TSH

thyroid-stimulating hormone.
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TSH

TSH: Stands for thyroid stimulating hormone, a hormone produced by the pituitary gland at the base of the brain in response to signals from the hypothalamus gland in the brain. TSH promotes the growth of the thyroid gland in the neck and stimulates it to produce more thyroid hormones. When there is an excessive amount of thyroid hormones, the pitui...
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TSH

Type: Abbreviation Definitions: 1. Abbreviation for thyroid-stimulating hormone.
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