What does adrenocorticotropin mean?

adrenocorticotropin in AZ Dictionary

(n) See ACTH.
(n) An adrenocorticotropic hormones that's a polypeptide secreted because of the anterior pituitary
(n) a rise hormone from the anterior pituitary gland; it stimulates the adrenal cortex.

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    • endocrine, internal secretion, hormone
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