Goserelin meaning

gōsə-rĕlĭn
A synthetic peptide analog of gonadotropin-releasing hormone used to treat prostate cancer, endometriosis, and advanced breast cancer.
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A synthetic peptide analog of gonadotropin-releasing hormone used to treat prostate cancer, endometriosis, and advanced breast cancer.
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(medicine) A synthetic peptide, that function as hormones that release gonadotrophin, used to treat various cancers.
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Origin of goserelin

  • Blend of gonadorelin (from gonado(tropin-)rel(easing hormone)) (–in) serine

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition