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Results for: luteinizing hormone-releasing hormoneTranslations: 1 - 18 of 18
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luteinizing hormone-releasing hormonea hormone, released by the hypothalamus, that triggers the secretion of luteinizing hormone by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland., luteinizing hormone-releasing factor
adrenocorticotropic hormoneACTH
follicle-stimulating hormone(Medicine) sex hormone produced by the pituitary gland (stimulates maturation of ovarian follicles, endometrial growth, and estrogen production in women; stimulates the production of sperm in men), FSH, reproductive hormone
FSH (follicle-stimulating hormone)(Medicine) sex hormone produced by the pituitary gland (stimulates maturation of ovarian follicles, endometrial growth, and estrogen production in women; stimulates the production of sperm in men)
growth hormonehormone stimulating growth, somatotrophin
hormoneany of a number of substances which are secreted into the bloodstream by endocrine glands and stimulate particular organs or tissues (Biochemistry), regulating chemical in body, regulating chemical in insects, regulating chemical in plants, synthetic r...
hormone replacement therapyestrogen-replacement therapy
innate releasing mechanismstimulus that triggers instinctive behavior
juvenile hormoneinsect hormone
luteinizing hormonepituitary gland hormone
melanocyte-stimulating hormonehormone regulating skin pigmentation, intermedin
parathyroid hormonehormone regulating calcium in bones
plant hormonegrowth-regulating hormone in plants, phytohormone
releasing factorhormone that stimulates pituitary gland
sex hormonehormone affecting sexual development
thyroid hormonehormone secreted by thyroid gland
thyroid-stimulating hormonehormone which is secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and stimulates activity in the thyroid gland (Endocrinology), TSH, thyrotropin
thyrotropin-releasing hormonehormone released by hypothalamus
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