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Hypothalamic- Pituitary- Adrenal

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  • Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis — The hypothalamic pituitary adrenal axis (HPA or HTPA axis), also known as the limbic hypothalamic pituitary adrenal axis (LHPA axis), is a complex set of direct influences and feedback interactions among the hypothalamus (a hollow, funnel shaped… …   Wikipedia

  • hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis — the interrelationships between the endocrine structures and functions of the hypothalamus and adenohypophysis (the hypothalamic pituitary axis) and the adrenal cortex, including production of corticotropin, its reception at sites in the adrenal… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis — The hypothalamic pituitary gonadal axis (also HPTA) is a way of referring to the combined effects of the hypothalamus, pituitary gland, and gonads as if these individual endocrine glands were a single entity. Because these glands often behave in… …   Wikipedia

  • hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis — hypothalamic pituitary adrenal a …   Medical dictionary

  • Adrenal fatigue — is putative health disorder in which the adrenal glands are exhausted and unable to produce adequate quantities of hormones, primarily cortisol, the stress hormone of the body. Adrenal fatigue is not a recognized medical diagnosis. [cite web |url …   Wikipedia

  • Adrenal gland — Endocrine system Adrenal gland …   Wikipedia

  • Adrenal cortex — Layers of cortex. Latin cortex glandulae suprarenalis Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Adrenal medulla — Medulla labeled at bottom right. Gray s subject #277 1280 Ar …   Wikipedia

  • Pituitary adenoma — Classification and external resources ICD 10 D35.2 …   Wikipedia

  • Adrenal insufficiency — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = Adrenal gland DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|E|27|1|e|20 ICD10|E|27|4|e|20 ICD9 = ICD9|255.4 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = emerg eMedicineTopic = 16 MeshID = D000309 Adrenal insufficiency is a… …   Wikipedia

  • pituitary gland — Anat. a small, somewhat cherry shaped double structure attached by a stalk to the base of the brain and constituting the master endocrine gland affecting all hormonal functions in the body, consisting of an anterior region (anterior pituitary or… …   Universalium

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