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progesterone unit


Definition: the progestational activity of 1 mg of unit of progestational activity (international); standard preparation of pure progesterone.

Synonym(s): corpus luteum hormone unit, unit of luteinizing activity

See Also: Clauberg test, Corner-Allen unit

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