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Pituitary Gland - Biology - About.com
The pituitary gland is a small endocrine system organ that controls a multitude of important functions in the body. Credit: SEER Training Modules / U. S. National ...
http://biology.about.com/od/anatomy/p/pituitary-gland.htm
Glands - The Endocrine System Chart - Biology - About.com
The major glands of the endocrine system are the pineal gland, pituitary gland, thyroid and parathyroid glands, adrenal glands, pancreas, thymus, ovaries, and ...
http://biology.about.com/od/organsystems/ss/endocrine-system.htm
Thyroid Gland - Biology - About.com
Thyroid hormones T4 and T3 are regulated by the pituitary gland . This small endocrine gland is located in the middle of the base of the brain . It controls a ...
http://biology.about.com/od/anatomy/ss/thyroid-gland.htm
Prolactinoma -- Endocrine Resource Center -- Thyroid Disease Site
The pituitary gland sits in the middle of the head in a bony box called the sella turcica. The eye nerves sit directly above the pituitary gland. Enlargement of the ...
http://thyroid.about.com/library/endocrine/blprolactinoma2.htm
Pituitary Glands - What are the Pituitary Glands - Menstrual Disorders
A review of the pituitary glands. Covers hormones produced by the pituitary glands, as well as the functions of this master gland.
http://pms.about.com/od/glossary/g/60829_pituitary.htm
The Hormone Theory of Aging - Healthy Aging - About.com
May 30, 2014 ... Researchers removed the pituitary gland of mice. This gland controls much of the endocrine system. The researchers then gave the mice all of ...
http://longevity.about.com/od/researchandmedicine/p/age_hormones.htm
Pituitary Apoplexy - Headaches & Migraines - About.com
Jul 24, 2014 ... Pituitary Basics. The "pituitary" part of this condition refers to the pituitary gland, an organ that sits at the base of the brain in a pouch called the ...
http://headaches.about.com/od/isitamigraine/a/Pituitary-Apoplexy.htm
Pituitary gland not functioning properly? - Calorie Count
So my doctor thinks that my pituitary gland is not giving out proper signals, and I' m having an MRI done over my spring break. In the mean time, ...
http://caloriecount.about.com/forums/health-support/pituitary-gland-functioning-properly
Endocrine System - Everything You Need to Know
Jun 19, 2014 ... There are two types of glands within the endocrine system. Endocrine glands include the pancreas, thyroid, pituitary and adrenal glands.
http://pcos.about.com/od/normalmenstrualcycle/a/endocrine_system.htm
Vision and Pituitary Adenoma - About.com
Jun 9, 2014 ... The pituitary gland is about the size of a bean and is attached to the base of the brain behind the nasal area. Although small, the pituitary ...
http://vision.about.com/od/eyediseases/p/Pituitary_Adenoma.htm
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