Hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis

What is Hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis?

The hypothalamic–pituitary–gonadal axis ( hpg axis) refers to the effects of the hypothalamus, pituitary gland, and gonads as if these individual endocrine glands were a single entity as a whole. Because these glands often behave in cooperation, physiologists and endocrinologists find it convenient and descriptive to speak of them as a single system.

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I have a question regarding growth and development in cdgp boys, specifically the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis.

I understand that a rhythm...

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Normal onset of puberty is very wide in boys after 9 years upto 14 years is considered normal. The first sign of puberty...

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hello , my question concerns endocronology child growth and development.

How long after onset of puberty does the pubertal growth spurt occur. i...

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The average age of puberty onset in boys is 11-12, with the normal range from 10-14. All boys will experience...

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hi there. I have some notes of when i was 14.5 years old my testis examination. Note says i was in 'early stage of puberty' . what if the doctor lied...

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