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parathormone

Line breaks: para|thor¦mone
Pronunciation: /ˌparəˈθɔːməʊn
 
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Definition of parathormone in English:

noun

[mass noun] Physiology
Parathyroid hormone.
Example sentences
  • The hormone parathormone, from the parathyroid glands, is the main regulator of blood [Ca + +], so tetany is a major sign of the condition of hypoparathyroidism.
  • The presence of parathyroid tissue was confirmed by positive immunoreactivity with a monoclonal antibody to parathormone.
  • However, there was no correlation seen among immunoexpression, serum levels of parathormone, and calcium prior to surgery in our case.

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