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TSH
 
Definition: A hormone produced by the pituitary gland that stimulates the thyroid gland. Measurement of the levels of this drug is considered a primary way to assess hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism.

Also Known As: TSH, Thyroid Stimulating Hormone

Common Misspellings: Thyrotrophin

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