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  1. thyrotropin-releasing hormone, TRH, thyrotropin-releasing factor, TRF, protirelinnoun

    hormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary

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  1. Thyrotropin-releasing hormone

    Thyrotropin-releasing hormone, also called thyrotropin-releasing factor, thyroliberin or protirelin, is a tropic, tripeptidal hormone that stimulates the release of TSH and prolactin from the anterior pituitary. TRH has been used clinically for the treatment of spinocerebellar degeneration and disturbance of consciousness in humans.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Thyrotropin-Releasing Hormone

    A tripeptide that stimulates the release of THYROTROPIN and PROLACTIN. It is synthesized by the neurons in the PARAVENTRICULAR NUCLEUS of the HYPOTHALAMUS. After being released into the pituitary portal circulation, TRH (was called TRF) stimulates the release of TSH and PRL from the ANTERIOR PITUITARY GLAND.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thyrotropin-releasing hormone in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

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    The numerical value of thyrotropin-releasing hormone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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