Medical Dictionary

ACTH

noun \ˌā-ˌsē-(ˌ)tē-ˈāch\

Medical Definition of ACTH

:  a protein hormone of the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex—called also adrenocorticotropic hormone
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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