Mike Austin: Hypothalamus & Pituitary Gland

Mike Austin: Hypothalamus & Pituitary Gland

This image by Mike Austin illustrates the hypothalamus and pituitary gland secrete releasing hormones that direct the pituitary gland to increase or decrease the production of its own hormones. This can stimulate the thyroid gland to produce hormones that regulate basal metabolic rate.

See more of Mike’s work through his Medical Illustration Sourcebook portfolio and at internalart.com.

 

By |July 22nd, 2016|Featured Work|

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