THYROXINE (T4)

0

noun. A hormone consisting of iodine which is generated by the thyroid gland: the primary thyroid hormone. It assists in regulation of metabolism by managing oxidation rate in cells.

THYROXINE (T4): "Thyroxine levels in the bloodstream are measured for standard thyroid tests."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "THYROXINE (T4)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/thyroxine-t4/ (accessed January 20, 2022).

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here