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Gonadotropins

Gonadotropins --> gonadotrophins

(Science: endocrinology) group of glycoprotein hormones from the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland. They stimulate growth of the gonads and the secretion of sex Hormones.

Examples: follicle-stimulating hormone, luteinising hormone, chorionic gonadotrophin.


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Explain how the negative feedback mechanism of testosterone would be affected by a. an injection of gonadotropins b. surgical removal of the pituitary c. an injection of testosterone d. surgical removal of the gonads. P.S. What kind of question is this? My teacher thinks ...

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