follicle-stimulating hormone-releasing factor

n.

A decapeptide of hypothalamic origin capable of accelerating pituitary secretion of follicle-stimulating hormone.folliberin follicle-stimulating hormone-releasing hormone

Nearby words

  1. folliberin,
  2. follicle,
  3. follicle mite,
  4. follicle of the thyroid gland,
  5. follicle-stimulating hormone,
  6. follicular,
  7. follicular atresia,
  8. follicular cell,
  9. follicular conjunctivitis,
  10. follicular cyst


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