gonadotropin-releasing hormone

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go·nad·o·tro·pin-re·leas·ing hormone

 (gō-năd′ə-trō′pĭn-rĭ-lēs′ĭng, -trŏp′ĭn-)
n. Abbr. GnRH
A hormone produced by the hypothalamus that signals the anterior pituitary gland to begin secreting luteinizing hormone and follicle-stimulating hormone. Also called luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone.
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go·nad·o·tro·pin-re·leas·ing hor·mone

n. hormona que estimula la secreción de gonadotropina.
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