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Pituitary Gland

Pituitary Gland

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The pituitary gland is a small organ located beneath the brain. The pituitary gland produces substances (hormones) that enter the bloodstream and help control many processes of the body.

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Primary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine

Specialist Medical ReviewerAlan C. Dalkin, MD - Endocrinology

Current as ofNovember 14, 2014

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