adenohypophysis


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Expression of guanylin in "pars tuberalis-specific cells" and gonadotrophs of rat adenohypophysis.
7 Adenoma with a diameter of 3mm seem to be the smallest diameter at which tumours of adenohypophysis can be diagnosed with certainty as microadenomas.
The anterior pituitary gland or adenohypophysis originates embryologically from Rathke's pouch and produces six hormones (Drouin, 201 I), including luteinizing hormone, follicle-stimulating hormone, prolactin, growth hormone, adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), and thyroid-stimulating hormone (Table 1).
Rathke's cleft cysts are congenital cysts that represent remnants of Rathke's pouch, a dorsal invagination of the stomodeal neuroectoderm that ascends from the oral cavity into the sella to form the adenohypophysis.
Functional and morphological changes in the adenohypophysis of dogs with induced primary hypothyroidism: loss of TSH hypersecretion, hypersomatotropism, hypoprolactinemia, and pituitary enlargement with transdifferentiation.
The posterior lobe (neurohypophysis or pars nervosa) is derived from the brain, whereas the adenohypophysis (or pars distalis) develops from the oral ectoderm (epithelium forming the roof of the mouth) of the embryo.
Transplacental carcinogenic effects of nickel(Ill acetate in the renal cortex, renal pelvis and adenohypophysis in F344/NCr rats.
POMC is processed in adenohypophysis into ACTH, and in intermediate pituitary lobe into [beta]-endorphin ([beta]E).
Un fenomeno similar acontece con las dos porciones de la hipofisis: Adenohypophysis y Neurohypophysis, pues el primer termino utiliza la particula adeno que en griego significa glandula, para denominar a la porcion anterior de la hipofisis que fisiologicamente participa del control hormonal; el segundo termino, por su parte, utiliza la particula neuro, que en griego significa nervio, para denominar a la porcion posterior de la hipofisis que constituye parte del sistema nervioso.
sup][3] However, this report did not obtain signal intensity-time curve (SITC) pattern of the tumor and could not compare it with the SITC pattern of normal adenohypophysis.
Pit-1 gene expression is essential for the growth of some regulatory processes in the body of animals such as the ability of normal survival, differentiation and development of the three cell types of adenohypophysis, namely somatotrophs, lactotrophs and thyrotrophs [2,3].
Effects of leptin on basal and GHRH-stimulated GH secretion from the bovine adenohypophysis are dependent upon nutritional status.