What does caerulein mean?

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Caerulein

    A specific decapeptide obtained from the skin of Hila caerulea, an Australian amphibian. Caerulein is similar in action and composition to CHOLECYSTOKININ. It stimulates gastric, biliary, and pancreatic secretion; and certain smooth muscle. It is used in paralytic ileus and as diagnostic aid in pancreatic malfunction.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of caerulein in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of caerulein in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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