- a. E SYN: enterogastrone.
- a. U SYN: urogastrone.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • urogastrone — A fluorescent pigment extracted from urine; an inhibitor of gastric secretion and motility. Cf.:enterogastrone. SYN: anthelone U, anthelone, uroanthelone, uroenterone. * * * uro·gas·trone .y …   Medical dictionary

  • enterogastrone — A hormone, obtained from intestinal mucosa, that inhibits gastric secretion and motility; secretion of e. is stimulated by exposure of duodenal mucosa to dietary lipids. Some of the effects attributed to e. may be due to glucose dependent… …   Medical dictionary

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