[n] - a hormone that is released by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine or vasopressin)
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A hormone secreted by specialized neurons (neuroendocrine cells); eg. releasing hormones.
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<endocrinology> A hormone secreted by specialised neurons (neuroendocrine cells), for example releasing hormones. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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noun a hormone that is released by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine or vasopressin)
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(noor´o-hor″mōn) a hormone that stimulates neural mechanisms or is released when activated by neural stimuli.
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any of a group of substances produced by specialized cells (neurosecretory cells) structurally typical of the nervous, rather than of the endocrine, ... [7 related articles]
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neurohormone A hormone formed by neurosecretory cells and liberated by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine).
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A neurohormone is any hormone produced and released by neurons. Examples include: In contrast to the classical hormones oxytocin and ADH, which are released to the blood and distributed throughout the body, neurotransmitters can be considered paracrine hormones as they travel short distances to tar...
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A neurohormone is a hormone, such as noradrenaline, oxytocin, or vasopressin, that is produced by specialized nervous tissue rather than by endocrine glands.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: nū′rō-hōr′mōn Definitions: 1. A hormone formed by neurosecretory cells and liberated by nerve impulses (norepinephrine).
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1) Endocrine 2) Hormone 3) Internal secretion
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