lactotroph

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lactotroph

 [lak´to-trōf″]
a type of acidophil in the adenohypophysis that secretes prolactin. Called also lactotrope, luteotroph, and mammotroph.

lactotroph

(lak'tō-trōf),
A pituitary cell that produces prolactin.
[backformation from lactotrophic]

lactotroph

/lac·to·troph/ (-trōf) an acidophil of the adenohypophysis that secretes prolactin.

lactotroph

[lak′totrōf′]
a type of acidophil in the adenohypophysis that secretes prolactin. Also called lactotrope, luteotrope, mammotroph.

lactotroph