What does ACTH stand for?

What does ACTH mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: ACTH.

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ACTH

AdrenoCorticoTropic Hormone

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ACTH

AdrenoCorticoTropic Hormone

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ACTH

AdrenoCorticoTropic Hormone (Corticotropin)

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What does ACTH mean?

ACTH
a hormone of the anterior pituitary that stimulates the production of steroids in the cortex of the adrenal glands.

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