Definition of thyrocalcitonin in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌTHīrōˌkalsiˈtōnin/


Another term for calcitonin, believed until the late 1960s to denote a different hormone.

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Syllabification: thy·ro·cal·ci·to·nin

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