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Related to anterior pituitary hormones: Hypothalamic hormones, posterior pituitary hormones
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a tooth situated at the front of the mouth

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of or near the head end or toward the front plane of a body

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earlier in time

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The majority of these patients are also deficient in other anterior pituitary hormones.
Since the patient's thyroid function tests were consistent with central hypothyroidism and all the other anterior pituitary hormones and MRI were normal, the possibility of isolated thyrotropin deficiency (secondary hypothyroidism) or thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH) deficiency (tertiary hypothyroidism) was entertained.
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