Box 7.3Anatomy of the functional connections between the hypothalamus and pituitary gland

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Abbreviations: AL, anterior lobe; PL, posterior lobe; OC, optic chiasm; MB, mammillary body

From: Chapter 7, The pituitary gland

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Endocrinology: An Integrated Approach.
Nussey S, Whitehead S.
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