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Flashcards in Hormones Deck (10):
1

List the hormones produced by the hypothalamus.

TRH, CRH, Dopamine, GHRH, GnRH, Somatostatin

2

Name the hormones produced in the posterior pituitary.

oxytocin
vasopressin

3

Name the hormones produced in the anterior pituitary.

TSH, ACTH, PRL, GH, LH/FSH

4

Which hormone produced by the anterior pituitary leads to cortisol production?

ACTH

5

Which hormone leads to thyroxine production?

TSH

6

Which hormone leads to E2/testosterone production?

LH/FSH production

7

Which hormone inhibits prolactin release?

dopamine

8

Which hormone stimulates GH release?

GHRH

9

Which hormone inhibits GH and TSH release?

somatostatin

10

What is oxytocin for?

uterine contraction, lactation