Definitions for "Calcitonin"
A hormone that may decrease the rate of bone removal; sometimes used in the treatment of osteoporosis
A naturally occurring hormone secreted by the thyroid gland. Calcitonin inhibits bone resorption.
A hormone formed by the C cells of the thyroid gland. It helps maintain a healthy level of calcium in the blood. When the calcium level is too high, calcitonin lowers it.
Keywords:  infusion, riboflavin, rectal
Infusion Riboflavin
Infusion Rectal
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Keywords:  rheumatology, intestinal
Intestinal Rheumatology
Keywords:  sclerosis, invasive
Invasive Sclerosis
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Keywords:  iodine, serum
Iodine Serum
Keywords:  cgrp, peptide, pathway, nerve, gene
gene- related peptide (CGRP): CGRP is a peptide found in nerve cells, which increases the activity of other nerve cells further up the pathway.
The biologically active form of vitamin D