Physiology, Follicle Stimulating Hormone

In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2024 Jan.


Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) is a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary in response to gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) from the hypothalamus.

FSH plays a role in sexual development and reproduction in both males and females.

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