Endocrine hormones cheat sheet

Simplify your study of endocrine hormones with this comprehensive cheat sheet. Learn the key concepts and functions of each hormone to ace your exams and deepen your understanding of the endocrine system.
Endocrine System, Endocrine, Growth Hormone, Anterior Pituitary, Hormones, Pathology, Physiology, Anatomy And Physiology, Growth

Growth Hormone PhysiologyPlease see separate tutorial for Growth Hormone Pathologies. Overview Secretion: Growth hormone, aka, somatotropin. (somatotrophin) is secreted by anterior pituitary cells called somatotrophs. Growth hormone secretion is pulsatile, and is highest during sleep. Growth hormone levels vary throughout life; they begin to fall after adolescence. Negative feedback loops regulate growth hormone secretion.Somatotrophs make up more than half of the anterior pituitary, and…

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