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tsp

abbreviation for teaspoon.

TSP

Abbreviation for:
thermosensitive period
total serum protein
total sleep period
Training Support Programme 
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tropical spastic paraparesis

TSP

1. Thrombospondin.
2. Total serum protein.
3. Tropical spastic paraparesis, see there.

teaspoon

(tē′spoon),

tsp

A household measure equal to approx. 5 ml. Teaspoons used in the home vary from 3 to 6 ml. Because household measures are not accurate, when a teaspoon dose is prescribed or ordered, 5 ml of the substance should be given.

thrombospondin

(throm″bō-spon′dĭn),

TSP

A glycoprotein that prevents cell-to-cell adhesion and angiogenesis. Thrombospondin is secreted by some parasites and may enhance their ability to cause disease. It is also found in malignant tumors, where it may block tumor growth and metastasis.
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