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Abbrev AHP, APit  +
AbbrevSource NeuroNames_abbrevSource  +
BamsID 10,310  +, 11,547  +, 3,464  +, 6,978  +
BamsLink  +,  +,  +,  +
Created 19 August 2007  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
Definition The adenohypophysis, which consists of the The adenohypophysis, which consists of the anterior and intermediate lobes of the pituitary gland, contains several types of endocrine cells, which secrete systemic hormones such as adenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), GH, LH/FSH, TSH and prolactin in response to hypothalamus-derived releasing hormones (PMID: 22080957). d releasing hormones (PMID: 22080957).
DefinitionSource UMLS +
ExternallySourcedDefinition * The anterior glandular lobe of the pitui * The anterior glandular lobe of the pituitary gland, also known as the adenohypophysis. It secretes the ADENOHYPOPHYSEAL HORMONES that regulate vital functions such as GROWTH; METABOLISM; and REPRODUCTION. (MSH) * The glandular or anterior lobe of the pituitary gland which secretes several hormones. (NCI) and which secretes several hormones. (NCI)
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. PONS brain region  +
Id birnlex_1581  +
Is part of Hypophysis +
Label Adenohypophysis  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 21 March 2013 20:39:54  +
ModifiedDate 21 March 2013  +
NeuronamesLink  +
SuperCategory Regional part of brain  +
Synonym anterior lobe of pituitary  +
Umlscui C1280369, C0032008  +
Categories Regional part of brain
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