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Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
1. Function: Modify Activity
2. Gland Secreted From: Hypothalamus
3. Target: Anterior Pituitary
4. Hormone Type: Peptide
GH
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
Growth Hormone
1. Function: Increase bone and muscle growth; Increase cell turnover rate
2. Gland Secreted From: Anterior Pituiary
3. Target:
4. Hormone Type: Peptide
Prolactin
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
1. Function: Milk Production
2. Gland Secreted From: Anterior Pituitary
3. Target: Mammary Gland
4. Hormone Type: Peptide
TSH
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
1. Function: Increase synthesis and release of TH
2. Gland Secreted From: Anterior Pituitary
3. Target: Thyroid
4. Hormone Type: Tropic & Peptide
ACTH
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
1. Function: Increase growth and secretory activity of adrenal cortex
2. Gland Secreted From: Anterior Pituitary
3. Target: Adrenal Cortex
4. Hormone Type: Tropic & Peptide
LH
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
Luteinizing Hormone
1. Function: Ovulation, Testosterone Synthesis
2. Gland Secreted From: Anterior Pituitary
3. Target: Ovary and Testes
4. Hormone Type: Gonadotropic & Peptide
FSH
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
Follice Stimulating Hormone
1. Function: Follicle Development & Spermatogenesis
2. Gland Secreted From: Anterior Pituitary
3. Target: Ovary and Testes
4. Hormone Type
ADH
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
Antidiuretic Hormone AKA Vasopressin
1. Function: Water Retention
2. Gland Secreted From: Posterior Pituitary
3. Target: Kidney
4. Hormone Type: Peptide
Oxytocin
1. Function
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
1. Function: Milk Letdown, Contraction
2. Gland Secreted From: Posterior Pituitary
3. Target: Breast, Uterus
4. Hormone Type: Peptide
TH
1. Function (Child?)
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
Thyroid Hormone AKA Thyroxine
1. Function: Child - Necessary for physical and mental development.
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
TH
1. Function (Adult?)
2. Gland Secreted From
3. Target
4. Hormone Type
Thyroid Hormone AKA Thyroxine
1. Function: Adult - increase metabolic rate and temperature
2. Gland Secreted From: Thyroid
3. Target: ?
4. Hormone Type: ?