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What gland releases more hormomes than any other gland ? What are the 2 other names for this gland? What type of gland is it?
Pituitary Gland
Mastergland
Hypothasis
Endicrine
GH __________ or ________
released from _______
What is the releasing hormone?
Where is this rel horm come frm?
Growth Hormone or Somatrophin
anterior pit
GHRH
hypothalamus
Where are the hormones that are released from the anterior pit produced from?
''from the Posterior produced?
Anterior Pit
Hypothalamus
The __________controls the secreation of the anterior pit.
hypotalamus
Where is the pituitary gland located ?
in the Sella Tucica and attached to the hypotalamus
What is the special vein that the hormones travel to be released from the anterior pit
Hypophyseal Vein
PRL_______
stimulates what
released where
target organ
prolactin
milk production
from the anterior pit
mamory gland
GHRH_________
What does it stimulate
Produced where
passed down to what
Growth hormone releaseing horm
GH
hypothalamus
the anterior pit
What are the special vein called that the hormones travel to be secreted from the posterior pit
Neurosecretory axon or nerve