hypofunction

noun
hy·​po·​func·​tion | \ ˈhī-pō-ˌfəŋ(k)-shən How to pronounce hypofunction (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypofunction

: decreased or insufficient function especially of an endocrine gland endocrine hypofunction resulting from hypophysial or hypothalamic sarcoidosis— A. T. Cariski

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“Hypofunction.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypofunction. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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