corticotropin definition

  • noun:
    • See ACTH.
    • adrenocorticotropic hormones
    • a hormone generated by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
    • See ACTH.
    • adrenocorticotropic hormones
    • a hormone generated by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex

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