adrenocorticotropic hormone

noun

Definition of adrenocorticotropic hormone

: acth

First Known Use of adrenocorticotropic hormone

1937, in the meaning defined above

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adrenocorticotropic hormone

noun
variants: or adrenocorticotrophic hormone

Medical Definition of adrenocorticotropic hormone

: acth

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