Skip to Content

human menopausal gonadotropin

 

Definition: a hormone of pituitary originally obtained from the urine of postmenopausal women now produced synthetically; used to induce ovulation.

See Also: menotropins

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide