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Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine

, Volume 56, Issue 3, pp 1029–1032 | Cite as

The influence of hormones of the posterior hypophyseal lobe on the stimulated thyroid gland

  • V. I. Gubskii
Experimental Biology
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Summary

When an excess of pituitrin P is given to male rats thyroid function is depressed although the hypophyseal thyrotropic hormone content remains normal. If 6-methylthiouracil and pituitrin P are given together the gland responds to the thiouracil in the normal way, although under these conditions there is no increase of hypophyseal thyrotropic function.

Therefore pituitrin P must act directly on the thyroid parenchyma without the involvement of the thyrotropic hormone of the adenohypophysis.

Keywords

Public Health Thyroid Gland Thyroid Function Thyrotropic Hormone Thiouracil 
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© Consultants Bureau 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. I. Gubskii
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  1. 1.Department of Histology Khar'kov Medical InstituteKhar'kovUSSR

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