FSH


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FSH

abbr.
follicle-stimulating hormone

FSH

abbreviation for
(Biochemistry) follicle-stimulating hormone

FSH

follicle-stimulating hormone: an anterior pituitary peptide that stimulates the development of Graafian follicles in the female and spermatozoa in the male.
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Noun1.FSH - a gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary and stimulates growth of Graafian follicles in female mammals, and activates the cells in male mammals that form sperm
gonadotrophic hormone, gonadotrophin, gonadotropic hormone, gonadotropin - hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
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FSH

abbr follicle-stimulating hormone. V. hormone.
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