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ACTH

Adrenocorticotropic hormone
(Cortiotropin)
Anterior pituitary

1

ADH

Antidiuretic hormone
(vasopressin)
Anterior pituitary

2

ANF

Atrial natriuretic factor
Source heart

3

CRH

Corticotropin-releasing hormone
Source hypothalamus

4

FSH

Follicle-stimulating hormone
Source anterior pituitary

5

GH

Growth hormone
(Somatotropin)
Anterior pituitary

6

GHIH

Growth hormone-inhibiting hormone
(Somatostatin)
Source hypothalamus

7

GnRH

Gonadotropin-releasing hormone
Source - hypothalamus

8

LH

Luteinizing Hormone
Source - Anterior pituitary

9

OT

Oxytosin
source - Posterior pituitary

10

PIF

Prolactin- inhibiting factor
source - hypothalamus

11

PRF

Prolacting-releasing factor
source - hypothalamus

12

PRL

Prolactin (luteotropin)
Source - anterior pituitary

13

PTH

Parathyroid hormone (parathromone)
source - parathyroids

14

T3

triiodothyroine
source - thyroid

15

T4

Thyroxine (tetraiodothyrone)
source - thyroid

16

TRH

Thyrotropin releasing hormone
source - hypothalamus

17

TSH

Thyroid stimulating hormones
source anterior pituitary