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Glossary of LOM 18 glands and their hormones

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growth hormone (GH; somatotropin)
anterior lobe of the pituitary gland (adenohypophysis)
thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH; thyrotropin)
anterior pituitary gland (adenohypophysis)
adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
anterior pituitary gland (adenohypophysis)
follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH; a gonadotropic hormone)
anterior pituitary gland (adenohypophysis)
luteinizing hormone (LH) or interstitial cell-stimulating hormone (ICSH; in males) (both gonadotropic hormones)
anterior pituitary gland (adenohypophysis)
prolactin (PRL)
anterior pituitary gland (adenohypophysis)
melanocyte-stimulating hormone (MSH)
anterior pituitary gland (adenohypophysis)
antidiuretic hormone (ADH; vasopressin)
posterior lobe of the pituitary gland (neurohypophysis)
oxytocin
posterior pituitary gland (neurohypophysis)
thyroxine (tetraiodothyronine; T4)
thyroid gland
triiodothyronine (T3)
thyroid gland
calcitonin (thyrocalcitonin)
thyroid gland
parathyroid hormone (PTH; parathormone)
parathyroid glands
cortisol (hydrocortisone; a glucocoticoid corticosteriod)
adrenal cortex
cortisone (a glucocorticoid corticosteroid)
adrenal cortex
aldosterone (a mineralocorticoid corticosteroid)
adrenal cortex
androgen (sex hormone)
adrenal cortex
estrogen (sex hormone)
adrenal cortex
progestin (sex hormone)
adrenal cortex
epinephrine (adrenaline; a catecholamine)
adrenal medulla
norepinephrine (noradrenaline; a catecholamine)
adrenal medulla
insulin
islet cells of the pancreas (islets of Langerhans)
glucagon
islet cells of the pancreas (islets of Langerhans)
estradiol (an estrogen)
ovaries
progesterone
ovaries
testosterone (an androgen which is a male steroid hormone)
testes

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