ICSH

ICSH
noun
a gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary; stimulates ovulation in female mammals and stimulates androgen release in male mammals

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abbreviation
interstitial-cell-stimulating hormone

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1. interstitial-cell stimulating hormone: a hormone produced by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland that, in the male, stimulates the interstitial cells of the testes to produce testosterone; chemically identical to luteinizing hormone of the female.
2. Pharm. a commercial form of this substance, obtained from the pituitary glands of pigs and sheep.

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abbrev
Interstitial-cell-stimulating hormone

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ICSH (no periods),
interstitial cell stimulating hormone.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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