Interaction between Prolactin and Gonadotropin Secretion

  • J. A. F. Tresguerres
  • A. Esquifino
  • A. Oriol-Bosch
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In a number of physiological or experimental reproductive situations as well as in many pathophysiological conditions and following pharmacological manipulations, an inverse relationship between the secretion of prolactin (PRL) and the gonadotropins emerges.


Luteinizing Hormone Gonadotropin Secretion Kidney Capsule Luteinizing Hormone Release Estradiol Benzoate 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. F. Tresguerres
    • 1
  • A. Esquifino
    • 1
  • A. Oriol-Bosch
    • 1
  1. 1.Chair for Experimental Endocrinology, Department of PhysiologyUniversity Complutensis Medical SchoolMadrid-3Spain

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