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Descriptor English:   Gonadotropins, Pituitary 
Descriptor Spanish:   Gonadotropinas Hipofisarias 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Gonadotropinas Hipofisárias 
Synonyms English:   Pituitary Gonadotropins  
Tree Number:   D06.472.699.322.576
Definition English:   Hormones secreted by the adenohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, ANTERIOR) that stimulate gonadal functions in both males and females. They include FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE that stimulates germ cell maturation (OOGENESIS; SPERMATOGENESIS), and LUTEINIZING HORMONE that stimulates the production of sex steroids (ESTROGENS; PROGESTERONE; ANDROGENS). 
Indexing Annotation English:   GEN; prefer specifics
Pharmacological Action:   Fertility Agents, Female
Fertility Agents, Male
See Related English:   Receptors, Gonadotropin
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
AI antagonists & inhibitors BI biosynthesis
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CS chemical synthesis CH chemistry
CL classification DF deficiency
EC economics GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   6212 
Unique Identifier:   D006065 

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