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Normal puberty occurs as a consequence of resurgence of the episodic GnRH stimulation from the hypothalamus, resulting in an increase in the frequency and magnitude of the episodic release of pituitary gonadotropins, especially LH.
This results in loss of feedback inhibition of pituitary gonadotropins along with increased FSH levels, Dr.
The reason for this is the inhibitory effect of increased estrogen levels in the circulation arising from the placenta on gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) pulse generator and pituitary gonadotropins (1, 2).
Normal reproductive function depends on hypothalamic regulation of gonadal function via secretion of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) and the pituitary gonadotropins, luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), which then act on the ovaries and testes to stimulate gonadal maturation, gametogenesis, and steroidogenesis.