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secretagogue

Saltos de línea: se¦creta|gogue
Pronunciación: /sɪˈkriːtəɡɒɡ
 
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Definición de secretagogue en inglés:

sustantivo

Physiology
A substance which promotes secretion: potent secretagogues for calcitonin
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In vitro, they reduce the ciliary efficiency, and are potent airway mucus secretagogues.
  • However, other physicians favor using insulin secretagogues with insulin.
  • The combination of an insulin secretagogue and an insulin sensitizer addresses both processes.

Origen

early 20th century: from secrete1 + Greek agōgos 'leading'.

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