TITLE

hormone

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Diabetes Dictionary (NIDDK);10/1/2005, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Pamphlet
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "hormone" is presented. Hormone refers to a chemical produced in one part of the body and released into the blood to trigger or regulate particular functions of the body. Synthetic hormones are those made for use as medicines and can be the same or different from those made in the body.
ACCESSION #
24355425

 

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