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a gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary and stimulates growth of Graafian follicles in female mammals, and activates the cells in male mammals that form sperm

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LH and FSH levels were found to be elevated in majority of females with hormonal imbalance (Table 2).
En el dia 5, ademas de la FSH, se aplicaron 150 [micron]g (2 ml) de prostaglandina sintetica Acceleration-D[R] (Lab.
The Clomiphene and FSH concentrations used in this research correspond to the lowest doses which able to elicit an estrogenic effect in male lizard, as demonstrated by the VTG synthesis in the liver.
The fermented product FSH was prepared and stored in air-tight bag for further utilization as feed additives.
Day 3 serum FSH concentration is a simple measurement routinely used to assess ovarian reserve and ovarian responsiveness to stimulation.
2-Regarding the FSH level, it was interpreted as "since FSH levels of nurses at night shift were significantly lower than the nurses at day shift."
Although FSH interacts with the large extracellular N-terminal domain of its receptor, small molecules have been designed that can activate or inhibit the FSHR (Arey et al.
This test can evaluate the hypothalamus-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis by stimulating the pituitary gland to secrete luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH).
FSH brought in a global sales value of over USD 1.2 billion in 2013 to which Gonal-f (FSHa) made by Merck Serono contributed USD 813 million with a market share of 63% while Puregon (FSHB) of Merck contributed USD 481 million with a market share of 37%.
(4) The effect of ADT on the other pituitary gonadotropin, follicle-stimulating hormones (FSH), appears to be variable between patients and approaches to castration.
The peak FSH and LH values of the patients whose age at presentation (PA), age at the time of onset of the complaint, puberty stage at presentation (Tanner's stage), body weight (kg), height (cm), body mass index (BMI), body mass index-standard deviation score (BMI-SDS), bone age (BA), baseline and GnRH stimulated follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and LH measurements were recorded.
Women were evaluated at baseline with history taking, general examination, local pelvic examination, transvaginal ultrasound examination to document criteria of PCOS and blood sampling to measure follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), luteal hormone (LH) and mid-luteal progesterone levels.
Insurance holding company, United Insurance Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:UIHC) revealed on Wednesday that it has completed and closed its acquisition of Family Security Holdings LLC (FSH) and its subsidiaries.