bentiromide

[ bĕn-tîrə-mīd′ ]

n.

A peptide used as a screening test for exocrine pancreatic insufficiency and to monitor the adequacy of supplemental pancreatic therapy.

Nearby words

  1. buffy coat,
  2. bufo,
  3. bufotalin,
  4. bufotenine,
  5. bufotoxin,
  6. bug light,
  7. bug off,
  8. bug out,
  9. bug-eyed,
  10. bug-juice


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