HyperDic: hormona

Español > 1 sentido de la palabra hormona:
NOMBREbodyhormona, secreción internathe secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
Español > hormona: 1 sentido > nombre 1, body
SentidoThe secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect.
Sinónimosecreción interna
EspecíficoACTH, corticotropina, hormona adrenocorticotrópicaA hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
adrenalina, epinefrinaA catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin)
adrenosterona, adrenosteroneA steroid / steroid having androgenic activity
catecolaminaAny of a group of chemicals including epinephrine and norepinephrine that are produced in the medulla of the adrenal gland
esteroideAny hormone affecting the development and growth of sex organs
factor liberador hipotalámicoAny of several hormones produced in the hypothalamus and carried by a vein to the anterior pituitary gland where they stimulate the release of anterior pituitary hormones
glucagónA hormone secreted by the pancreas
glucocorticoideA steroid hormone that is produced by the adrenal cortex of animals
gonadotrofina, gonadotropinahormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta
het, hormona estimuladora tiroidea, hormona thyrotrópica, hormona tirotrópica, tirotropa, tirotropinaanterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
hormona antidiurética, vasopresinahormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus
hormona del crecimiento, somatotropinaA hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland
hormona gastrointestinalhormones that affect gastrointestinal functioning
hormona liberadora de tirotropina, protirelinhormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary
hormona paratiroidea, parathormonahormone synthesized and released into the blood stream by the parathyroid glands
insulinahormone secreted by the isles of Langerhans in the pancreas
melatonina, N-acetil-5-metoxitriptaminahormone secreted by the pineal gland
neurohormonaA hormone that is released by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine or vasopressin)
oxitocina, pitocinahormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitocin)
relaxinahormone secreted by the corpus luteum during the last days of pregnancy
timosinahormone secreted by the thymus
tiroxinaAny of several closely related compounds that are produced by the thyroid gland and are active metabolically
GeneralsecreciónA functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell
Ingléshormone, endocrine, internal secretion
Catalánhormona
AdjetivoendocrinoOf or belonging to endocrine glands or their secretions
hormonalOf or relating to or caused by hormones

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