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Hormone Source

Source of Hormones
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Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Anterior Pituitary
Adrenocorticotropic homrone (ACTH
Anterior Pituitary
Follicle Stimulating Hormone
Anterior Pituitary
Luteinizing hormone (LH
Anterior Pituitary
Growth hormone (GH)
Anterior Pituitary
Prolactin
Anterior Pituitary
Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH) or vasopressin
Posterior pituitary
Oxytocin
Posterior pituitary
T3 and T4 (thyroid Hormone)
Thyroid gland
Calcitonin
Thyroid gland
Parathyroid Hormone
Parathyroid gland
Melatonin
Pineal gland/body
Atrial Naturetic Peptide/Factor
Heart (atria)
Epinephrine and Norepinephrine
Adrenal medulla
Cortisol/Corticosterone
Adrenal cortex
Aldosterone
Adrenal cortex
DHEA or Dehydroepiandrosterone
Adrenal cortex
Testosterone
Testis
Estrogen
Ovaries & placenta (order is important)
Progesterone
Placenta and ovaries (order important)
Erythropoietin
Kidney (85%) liver (15%)
Gastrin
Stomach
Ghrelin
Stomach
Leptin
Adipose
Renin
Kidney
Insulin
Pancreas (Beta cells)
Glucagon
Pancreas (Alpha cells)
Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG)
Placenta
Secretin
Duodenum
Cholecystokinin
Duodendum
Gonadotroin releasing hormone (GnRH)
Hypothalamus
Thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH)
Hypothalamus
Corticotropin releasing hormone
Hypothalamus
Dopamine (prolactin inhibiting hormone or PIH)
Hypothalamus