Summary of Thyroid hormone
Thyroid-stimulating hormone is one of six hormones secreted by the anterior pituitary lobe. It stimulates the production of thyroid hormone, which is secreted by the thyroid gland. There are two forms of active thyroid hormones, triiodothyronine (T3) and tetraiodothyronine (T4), with T3 having the more active role in biologic activity.
Flashcards on Thyroid hormone
The form of thyroid hormone that is more active is (triiodothyronine/tetraiodothyronine) .