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  • n. adrenocorticotropic hormone

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  • n. a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex


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  • HM, Weisner D, Allolio B (1990) The corticotrophin releasing hormone test in late pregnancy: lack of adrenocorticotrophin and cortisol response.

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