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FSH

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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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Ultra-low Doses of Follicle Stimulating Hormone and Progesterone Attenuate the Severity of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Features in a Hyperandrogenized Mouse Model J Reprod Infertil.
Studies involved analysis of parameters such as DHEA-S, testosterone, luteinizing hormone (LH), follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), progesterone, and 17-beta-Estradiol (E2) were assayed by the Architect i2000 analyzer (Abbott Laboratories, Chicago, IL), which employed chemiluminescent microparticle immunoassay (CMIA) method.
The product is reportedly the first recombinant follicle stimulating hormone to be derived from a human cell line and is the first recombinant follicle stimulating hormone treatment to be administered with an individualised dosing regimen.
Discordances between follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and antimullerian hormone (AMH) in female infertility.
A negative allosteric modulator demonstrates biased antagonism of the follicle stimulating hormone receptor.
Age body mass index (BMI), basal level of serum follicle stimulating hormone and antral follicular count were determined in all subjects.
The peak FSH and LH values of the patients whose age at presentation (PA), age at the time of onset of the complaint, puberty stage at presentation (Tanner's stage), body weight (kg), height (cm), body mass index (BMI), body mass index-standard deviation score (BMI-SDS), bone age (BA), baseline and GnRH stimulated follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and LH measurements were recorded.
Superovulatory treatment of porcine follicle stimulating hormone (pFSH) in goat mainly consists of 200 mg pFSH without consideration of body weight (BW) of the goat, which varies from 28 to 68 kg, and also produces variable results (Menchaca et al.
It binds receptors in the brain (specifically the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland) to increase the production of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH).
The researchers measured levels of estradiol (E2), a hormone produced by the ovaries, and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) that comes from the pituitary gland and triggers the production of eggs.
Incidental detection of clinically occult follicle stimulating hormone secreting pituitary adenoma on whole body 18-Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography-computed tomography.

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