Hypothalamic and Pituitary Hormones

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Hypothalamic and Pituitary Hormones by Mind Map: Hypothalamic and Pituitary Hormones

1. Hypothalamic Hormones

1.1. action: on the pituitary

1.1.1. Hypothalamic hormones are releasing hormones (-RH)

1.1.1.1. GRHR

1.1.1.1.1. Liver, bone, muscle, kidney, among others (Insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1))

1.1.1.2. TRH

1.1.1.2.1. Thyroid (Thyroxine, triiodothyronine)

1.1.1.3. CRH

1.1.1.3.1. Adrenal Cortex

1.1.1.4. GnRH

1.1.1.4.1. Gonads (Estrogen, progesterone, testosterone)

1.1.1.5. Dopamine

1.1.1.5.1. Breast

2. Pituitary Hormones

2.1. action: target tissues (thyroid, ovaries, testies, adrenal cortex)

2.1.1. posterior: posterior pituitary + prolactin act directly on target tissues

2.1.1.1. ADH

2.1.1.1.1. Kidneys

2.1.1.2. Oxytocin

2.1.1.2.1. Uterus

2.1.2. anterior: stimulate production of hormones by peripheral tissues

2.1.2.1. GH

2.1.2.1.1. Thyroid (Thyroxine, triiodothyronine)

2.1.2.2. TSH

2.1.2.2.1. Thyroid (Thyroxine, triiodothyronine)

2.1.2.3. ACTH

2.1.2.3.1. Adrenal Cortex

2.1.2.4. FSH

2.1.2.4.1. Gonads (Estrogen, progesterone, testosterone)

2.1.2.5. LH

2.1.2.5.1. Gonads (Estrogen, progesterone, testosterone)

2.1.2.6. Prolactin

2.1.2.6.1. Breast