Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Avoid these words. Seriously.

thyroid-stimulating hormone stimulation test

thyroid-stimulating hormone stimulation test in Medicine

thyroid-stimulating hormone stimulation test n.
A test that measures the uptake of I131 in the thyroid gland before and after the administration of thyroid-stimulating hormone, used to distinguish primary hyperthyroidism from secondary or tertiary hyperthyroidism.

The American HeritageĀ® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for thyroid-stimulating hormone stimulation test

Word Value for thyroid

14
12
Scrabble Words With Friends