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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Polymorphism of Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Receptor (GnRHR) Gene and Its Relationship with Prolificacy of Jining Grey Goat.
The influence of gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist treatment on the body weight and body mass index in girls with idiopathic precocious puberty and early puberty.
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<0.05).
Two novel mutations in the gonadotropin releasing hormone reception gene in Brazilian patients with hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and normal olfaction.
of previous 3[+ or -]1 3[+ or -]0.9 0.6 IVF cycles (n) Antral follicle 3.2[+ or -]1.6 3.3[+ or -]1.7 0.6 count (n) Basal FSH (IU/l) 10.7[+ or -]4.1 10.7[+ or -]4.6 0.9 Basal E2 (pg/ml) 66.1[+ or -]88.4 59.6[+ or -]39 0.8 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.
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.
(1) Hypersecretion of growth hormone releasing hormone (GHRH) is rare manifestation of NECT; however half of such cases are found with MEN-1.
FDA has announced new safety measures on increased risk of diabetes and certain cardiovascular diseases like myocardial infarction, suddden cardiac death and stroke which are being added to drug labels for Gonadotropin releasing Hormone Agonists.
This formula proves to be an analog of growth hormone releasing hormone, or GHRH.
Gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) is the central regulator of the reproductive hormonal cascade.
It belongs to a class of agents called gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor inhibitors, These agents slow the growth and progression of prostate cancer by suppressing testosterone, which plays an important role in the continued growth of prostate cancer.
Degarelix, a gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor antagonist, helps suppress the testosterone secretion so that it can inhibit the growth of prostate cancer.
Endometrial ultrasonography as a predictor of pregnancy in an in vitro fertilization programme after ovulation stimulation and gonadotrophin - releasing hormone and gonadotrophins.