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prolactin

 [pro-lak´tin]
a hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland that promotes the growth of breast tissue and stimulates and sustains milk production in postpartum mammals, and shows luteotropic activity in certain mammals. Called also lactogenic hormone and mammotropin.

PRL

Abbreviation for prolactin.

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prolactin.

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abbreviation for prolactin.

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The gene on 6p22.2-p21.3 that encodes prolactin.

PRL

Abbreviation for prolactin.

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