Definitions for "Gonadotrophin"
the general name for two hormones that stimulate activity and hormone production in the gonads (the ovaries or testicles). These are both secreted by the pituitary gland and are called Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) and Luteinising Hormone (LH).
hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
A hormone such as FSH or LH which simulates the ovaries.