Endocrine __

This crossword clue is for the definition: Endocrine __.
it’s A 12 letters crossword puzzle definition.
Next time, when searching for online help with your puzzle, try using the search term “Endocrine __ crossword” or “Endocrine __ crossword clue”. The possible answerss for Endocrine __ are listed below.

Did you find what you needed?
We hope you did!.

Possible Answers: GLAND.

Last seen on: LA Times Crossword 31 May 19, Friday

Random information on the term “Endocrine __”:

The hypothalamic–pituitary–thyroid axis (HPT axis for short, a.k.a. thyroid homeostasis or thyrotropic feedback control) is part of the neuroendocrine system responsible for the regulation of metabolism.


New Crossword clues and help App now available in the App Store and Google Play Store!
Crossword clues app Android Crossword clues app iphone iOs

As its name suggests, it depends upon the hypothalamus, the pituitary gland, and the thyroid gland.

The hypothalamus senses low circulating levels of thyroid hormone (Triiodothyronine (T3) and Thyroxine (T4)) and responds by releasing thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH). The TRH stimulates the anterior pituitary to produce thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH). The TSH, in turn, stimulates the thyroid to produce thyroid hormone until levels in the blood return to normal. Thyroid hormone exerts negative feedback control over the hypothalamus as well as anterior pituitary, thus controlling the release of both TRH from hypothalamus and TSH from anterior pituitary gland.

The HPA, HPG, and HPT axes are three pathways in which the hypothalamus and pituitary direct neuroendocrine function.

Endocrine __ on Wikipedia