Hormones

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Hormones
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2010-08-23 18:47:07
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  1. Follice-stimulating hormone (FSH)
    • Source: Anterior Pituitary
    • Action: Stimulates Follicle maturation; spermatogenesis
  2. Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
    • Source: Anterior Pituitary
    • Action: Stimulates ovulation; testosterone sunthesis
  3. Adrenocorticotropic (ACTH)
    • Source: Anterior Pituitary
    • Action: stimulates adrenal cortex to make and secreted glucoocorticoids
  4. Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
    • Source: Anterior Pituitary
    • Action: Stimulates the thyroid to produce thyroid hormones
  5. Prolactin
    • Source: Anterior Pituitary
    • Action: Stimulates milk production and secretion
  6. Endorphins
    • Source: Anterior Pituitary
    • Action: Inhibits the perception of pain in the brain
  7. Growth Hormone
    • Source: Anterior Pituitary
    • Action: Stimulates bone and muscle growth/lipolysis

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