<anatomy, endocrinology> An endocrine gland located at the base of the brain, in the small recess of a bone - certain sections of the pituitary each secretes important hormones including growth hormone (GH) and antidiuretic hormone (ADH).

(16 Dec 1997)

pituicytoma, pituita, pituitarism, pituitarium < Prev | Next > pituitary adamantinoma, pituitary adenoma

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums