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TSH

abbr.
thyroid-stimulating hormone

TSH

abbreviation for
(Biochemistry) thyroid-stimulating hormone. See thyrotropin

TSH

thyroid-stimulating hormone. Compare thyrotropin.
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Noun1.TSH - anterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
endocrine, hormone, internal secretion - the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
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TSH

abbr thyroid-stimulating hormone. V. hormone.
References in periodicals archive ?
This is the first study in which a 24-hour monitoring of blood pressure is performed in DTC patients during a TSH stimulation test in order to examine in a more detailed manner a possible effect of acute TSH elevation on arterial pressure.
A TSH stimulation test did not confirm thyroidal hyperthyroidism (TSH, 6.5 mIU/L at 0 min, 22.0 mIU/L at 20 min, and 18 mIU/L at 60 min), but rather the laboratory results seemed to suggest either thyroid hormone resistance or pituitary hyperthyroidism.