adrenocorticotropin definition

  • noun:
    • See ACTH.
    • An adrenocorticotropic hormones that's a polypeptide secreted because of the anterior pituitary
    • a rise hormone from the anterior pituitary gland; it stimulates the adrenal cortex.
    • a hormone created by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex

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