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1

Oxytocin

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Posterior pituitary​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • Suckling at nipple or pressure against cervix​

2

Thyroid Hormone

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Thyroid gland​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • TRH → TSH → T3/T4

3

Parathyroid Hormone

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Parathyroid gland​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • Decreased ionized calcium​

4

Vitamin D3 (Calcitrol)

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Formed in skin​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • Activated by PTH​

5

Calcitonin

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • C cells of thyroid gland​​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • none

6

Testosterone

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Testes

Stimulation of Release - 

  • GnRH → LH and FSH​

7

Estrogen

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Ovaries​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • GnRH → LH and FSH​

8

Progesterone

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Ovaries​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • GnRH → LH and FSH​

9

Luteinizing Hormone

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Anterior pituitary​​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • GnRH

10

Follicle Stimulation Hormone

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Anterior pituitary​​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • GnRH

11

Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG)

  • Gland of origin?
  • Stimulation of Release?

Gland of origin - 

  • Placenta (trophoblast)​

Stimulation of Release - 

  • none