The pituitary glycoprotein hormones are thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH). The placental glycoprotein hormone chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) resembles LH in function. All these hormones a
Hormones of the Posterior Pituitary: Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH), and Oxytocin. Hormones of the Hypothalamus and Anterior Pituitary: Growth Hormone (GH), Prolactin (PRL), Gonadotropins - Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) and Luteinizing Hormone (LH), Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH), and Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH).
HYPOTHYROIDISM 1. Hashimoto's is the most common cause of hypothyroidism. It may be caused by other endocrine organ deficiencies. Thyroid swelling usually regresses on thyroid medication, surgery is v. rarely indicated. 2ndary: 1. Destruction of anterior pituitary gland due to tumor 2. Very rarely isolated deficiency in TSH production by the anterior pituitary gland. 3. Peripheral resistance to hormone Under Creative Commons License: Attribution Follow us: @olivehomeopathy