Medical College of Wisconsin
CTSICores SearchResearch InformaticsREDCap

Mesh term Pituitary-Adrenal System

Browse to parent terms:
Endocrine Glands

Description

The interactions between the anterior pituitary and adrenal glands, in which corticotropin (ACTH) stimulates the adrenal cortex and adrenal cortical hormones suppress the production of corticotropin by the anterior pituitary.



Search for this term in our Faculty Database



View this term at the NCBI website
jenkins-FCD Prod-486 e3098984f26de787f5ecab75090d0a28e7f4f7c0