Definition of luteotrophic hormone in English:

luteotrophic hormone

Line breaks: luteo|troph¦ic hor|mone
Pronunciation: /ˌluːtɪə(ʊ)ˈtrəʊfɪk
 
, -ˈtrɒfɪk/
(also luteotropic hormone /-ˈtrəʊpɪk, -ˈtrɒpɪk/)

noun

another term for prolactin.
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  • The luteotrophic hormone human CG (hCG) was found to decrease the peak amplitude of the sodium current within seconds.
  • Because of the compound's pharmacologic activity, several aspects remain incompletely explored in the rat, in which prolactin is the luteotrophic hormone.

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