releasing hormone

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Synonyms for releasing hormone

a substance produced by the hypothalamus that is capable of accelerating the secretion of a given hormone by the anterior pituitary gland

any of several hormones produced in the hypothalamus and carried by a vein to the anterior pituitary gland where they stimulate the release of anterior pituitary hormones

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Results: The fall in leukocyte count of chemotherapy and ghrelin group on day 7 was less as compared to the chemotherapy-only treated group and chemotherapy, ghrelin and growth hormone releasing hormone antagonist treated group (p<0.
The onset of male puberty takes place when the hypothalamus begins to secrete gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH), which causes the pituitary to release luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) that stimulate the growth of the testes.
8 GnRH-a: Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Analog, GnRH-ant: Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Antagonist, BMI: Body Mass Index, IVF: In vitro Fertilization, FSH: Follicle Stimulating Hormone, E2: Estradiol Table 2.
Hypothyroidism induced macroorchidism: use of a gonadotropin- releasing hormone agonist to understand its mechanism and augment adult stature.
The neurosecretory cells of the hypothalamus produce both neuropeptides and releasing hormones.
Failure to achieve castrate levels of testosterone during luteinizing hormone releasing hormone agonist therapy: the case for monitoring serum testosterone and a treatment decision algorithm.
Characterization of cDNA for precursor of human luteinizing hormone releasing hormone.
Endometrial ultrasonography as a predictor of pregnancy in an in vitro fertilization programme after ovulation stimulation and gonadotrophin - releasing hormone and gonadotrophins.
The Role of the Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland GHRH: growth hormone releasing hormone PRH: prolactin releasing hormone CRH: corticotropin releasing hormone TRH: thyroid releasing hormone GRH: gonadotropin releasing hormone GH: growth hormone PL: prolactin CH: corticotrophin TSH: thyroid stimulating hormone FSH: follicle stimulating hormone LH: luteinizing hormone
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Ethanol alters N-methyl-DL-aspartic acid-induced secretion of luteinizing hormone releasing hormone and the onset of puberty in the female rat.
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Pituitary response to early follicular-phase minidose gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist (GnRHa) therapy: evidence for a second flare.