lactogen

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(lak′tŏ-jĕn )

(lak′tŏ-jen″)
[lacto- + -gen]
Any substance that stimulates milk production.
SEE: prolactin
lactogenic (lak″tŏ-jen′ik ), adj.

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(lak′tŏ-jĕn )

(lak′tŏ-jen″)
[lacto- + -gen]
Any substance that stimulates milk production.
SEE: prolactin
lactogenic (lak″tŏ-jen′ik ), adj.

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