GONADOTROPIN

Name of several hormones that stimulate functions of the gonads. They include follicle stimulating hormone and luteinising hormone that is produced by the anterior pituitary gland in response to gonadotropin-releasing hormone.

GONADOTROPIN: "Gonadotropin is a hormone that stimulates the gonads."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GONADOTROPIN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gonadotropin/ (accessed July 16, 2019).
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