Pituitary gland is the main endocrine gland which produces the hormones and that controls the other glands and many other body functions including growth. It is a pea-sized structure located just below the hypothalamus of the brain region. The pituitary is divided into three sections the anterior intermediate and the posterior lobes. The pituitary gland stores many different hormones.
All Published work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Copyright © 2017 All rights reserved. iMedPub Last revised : March 28, 2017