Flashcards in Endocrine Feedback Loop Deck (6)
What detects abnormal levels of thyroid hormones?
In response to the abnormal thyroid hormone levels, the hypothalamus releases what?
Releases the thyrotropin-releasing hormones (TRH) to the capillaries that link to the anterior pituitary gland
The anterior pituitary then releases what?
- AKA TSH or Thyrotropin
What does TSH stimulate?
The thyroid gland is made up of follicles that release what?
T3 and T4 into the blood
- idoidine-containing hormone