Patient Education - Endocrine Encyclopedia
Endocrine Surgery Encyclopedia
The pituitary gland controls the release of FSH (follicle-stimulating hormone) and
LH (luteinizing hormone), which govern the onset of puberty, sexual development and
Review Date: 4/19/2004 12:00:00 AM
Reviewed By: Nancy J. Rennert, M.D., Endocrinology, Yale University School of Medicine,
New Haven, CT. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network.
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