thyroactive

adjective
thy·​ro·​ac·​tive | \ ˌthī-rō-ˈak-tiv How to pronounce thyroactive (audio) \

Medical Definition of thyroactive

1 : capable of entering into the thyroid metabolism and of being incorporated into the thyroid hormone thyroactive iodine
2 : simulating the action of the thyroid hormone thyroactive iodinated casein

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“Thyroactive.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/thyroactive. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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