Posterior pituitary
Modality: Diagram (Posterior pituitary)

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Used in the following article:

  • Pituitary gland - “ The pituitary gland (or hypophysis cerebri), together with its connections to the hypothalamus, acts as the main endocrine interface between the c...”
  • Pituitary stalk - “ The pituitary stalk, also known as the infundibulum or infundibular stalk, is largely outside the blood brain barrier like the rest of the pituita...”
  • Posterior pituitary - “ The posterior pituitary (also known as neurohypophysis) is a direct extension from the hypothalamus and does not synthesise any hormones, but rath...”

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