[trop- + -in]
Suffix indicating the stimulating effect of a substance, esp. a hormone, on its target organ. The suffix -trophin is frequently used as a variant of -tropineven though the suffixes -trop and -troph are of different origins.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "-tropin." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/764650/all/_tropin.
-tropin. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/764650/all/_tropin. Accessed December 6, 2019.
-tropin. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/764650/all/_tropin
-tropin [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 December 06]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/764650/all/_tropin.
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