Katarzyna Świątkowska-Wróblewska

Katarzyna Świątkowska-Wróblewska

Katarzyna Świątkowska-Wróblewska
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The hypothalamus regulates primitive functions from water balance to sex drive. Most of its functions are carried out by the pituitary gland. The hypothalamus communicates and provides input on the pituitary gland via the hypothalamo-hypophyseal portal system.

The pituitary gland is a small pea-sized gland that plays a major role in regulating vital body functions and general wellbeing. It is referred to as the body's 'master gland' because it controls the activity of most other hormone-secreting glands.

The hypothalamus is a region of brain anatomy located deep within the brain, just above the base of the skull, on each side of the third ventricle. The main function of the hypothalamus is to regulate homeostasis (maintaining the body's status quo). The hypothalamus contains many specialized nuclei (collections or nodules of specialized brain cells), that help maintain many basic physiological functions, such as body temperature, blood pressure, fluid and electrolyte balance,

The main function of the hypothalamus is to regulate homeostasis (maintaining the body's status quo).

Hypothalamus

Hypothalamus

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