In vertebrate anatomy, the pituitary gland, or hypophysis, is an endocrine gland
about the size of a pea and weighing 0.5 grams (0.018 oz) in humans. It is a ...
Jan 21, 2015 ... The pituitary gland is a small pea-sized gland that plays a major role in regulating
vital body functions and general wellbeing. It is referred to as ...
The pituitary is an important gland in the body and it is often referred to as the '
master gland', because it controls several of the other hormone glands (e.g. ...
Learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment of Pituitary Gland
Disorders from the Home Version of the Merck Manuals.
This leaflet gives a brief overview of the pituitary gland and the hormones it
makes. The pituitary gland is an endocrine (hormone-producing) gland. It...
Oct 28, 2015 ... Watch our video and learn more on MedlinePlus: Pituitary gland.
People with a pituitary gland tumor may experience the following symptoms or
signs. Sometimes, people with a pituitary gland tumor do not have any of these ...
Jun 10, 2014 ... The pituitary gland is called the “master gland” because it controls functions of
other endocrine glands. But it is largely regulated by the ...
The pituitary gland is a pea-sized structure located at the base of the brain, just
below the hypothalamus, to which it is attached via nerve fibers. It is part of the ...
The pituitary gland is a pea-sized gland located in the center of the skull, inferior
to the hypothalamus of the brain and posterior to the bridge of the nose. It is an ...