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additional duty hours (for junior doctors), see there (Medspeak-UK)
alcohol dehydrogenase, see there
antidiuretic hormone, see there
atypical ductal hyperplasia, see there
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1. Alcohol dehydrogenase, see there.
2. Antidiuretic hormone, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Abbreviation for antidiuretic hormone; alcohol dehydrogenase.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
ADHAbbrev. for ANTIDIURETIC HORMONE.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
ADH (antidiuretic hormone)a hormone secreted by neurosecretory cells of the HYPOTHALAMUS and released by the posterior lobe of the PITUITARY GLAND. ADH stimulates the reabsorption of water through the distal-convoluted tubule of the KIDNEY nephron in mammals and thus limits the water content and the overall volume of urine.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
Antidiuretic hormone, or the hormone that helps to concentrate urine during the night.
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