Medical Definition of Houssay animal

1. An animal that has been pancreatectomised and hypophysectomised. Named after the discoverer of the principle that animal's are more sensitive to insulin after removal of the pituitary, and that after this operation the intensity of diabetes in depancreatised animal's is diminished. (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Houssay Animal

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House of York
Houses of Parliament
Housing and Urban Development
Housman
Houssay animal (current term)
Houssay syndrome
Houston
Houston's folds
Houston's valves
Houston, we have a problem
Hout Bay
Houttuynia
Houyhnhnm
Houyhnhnms
Howard
Howard Carter
Howard Florey
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