Descriptor English: Pituitary-Adrenal System
Descriptor Spanish: Sistema Hipófiso-Suprarrenal
Descriptor Portuguese: Sistema Hipófise-Suprarrenal
Descriptor French: Axe hypophyso-surrénalien
Entry term(s): Axe hypophysosurrénalien
Axe hypothalamo-hypophyso-surrénalien
Système hypophyso-surrénalien
Système hypophysosurrénalien
Système hypothalamo-hypophyso-surrénalien
Tree number(s): A06.300.691
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The interactions between the anterior pituitary and adrenal glands, in which corticotropin (ACTH) stimulates the adrenal cortex and adrenal cortical hormones suppress the production of corticotropin by the anterior pituitary.
Annotation: hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis: coord HYPOTHALAMO-HYPOPHYSEAL SYSTEM + PITUITARY-ADRENAL SYSTEM
Allowable Qualifiers: AB malformations
AH anatomie et histologie
BS vascularisation
CH composition chimique
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
DG imagerie diagnostique
EM embryologie
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
IM immunologie
IN traumatismes
IR innervation
ME métabolisme
MI microbiologie
PA anatomopathologie
PH physiologie
PP physiopathologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
SU chirurgie
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
DeCS ID: 11332
Unique ID: D010913
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Axe hypophyso-surrénalien - Preferred
Concept UI M0016924
Preferred term Axe hypophyso-surrénalien
Entry term(s) Axe hypophysosurrénalien
Système hypophyso-surrénalien
Système hypophysosurrénalien
Axe hypothalamo-hypophyso-surrénalien - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI F0000466
Preferred term Axe hypothalamo-hypophyso-surrénalien
Entry term(s) Système hypothalamo-hypophyso-surrénalien

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