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Term:blood pituitary hormone amount
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Accession:VT:0005116 term browser browse the term
Definition:The proportion, quantity, or volume in whole blood, serum, or plasma of any of the hormones secreted by the pituitary.
Synonyms:related_synonym: blood pituitary hormone level;   circulating pituitary hormone level;   serum level of pituitary hormone

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blood thyroid-stimulating hormone amount term browser
Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Thshl1 Thyroid stimulating hormone level QTL 1 IDA RGD PMID:15514085 RGD:1302891 NCBI chr 6:89,762,877...106,752,806 JBrowse link
Q Thshl2 Thyroid stimulating hormone level QTL 2 IDA RGD PMID:15514085 RGD:1302891 NCBI chr 5:97,059,760...147,465,714 JBrowse link

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  vertebrate trait 2888
    organism trait 1150
      homeostasis trait 694
        blood homeostasis trait 534
          blood molecular composition trait 534
            blood hormone amount 162
              blood pituitary hormone amount 4
                blood adrenocorticotropin amount 0
                blood follicle stimulating hormone amount 0
                blood growth hormone amount 0
                blood luteinizing hormone amount 0
                blood prolactin amount 0
                blood thyroid-stimulating hormone amount 4
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