neurohormone

A hormone secreted by specialized neurons (neuroendocrine cells); eg. releasing hormones.

neurohormone

[n] - a hormone that is released by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine or vasopressin)
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neurohormone

<endocrinology> A hormone secreted by specialised neurons (neuroendocrine cells), for example releasing hormones. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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neurohormone

noun a hormone that is released by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine or vasopressin)
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neurohormone

(noor┬┤o-hor″mōn) a hormone that stimulates neural mechanisms or is released when activated by neural stimuli.
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neurohormone

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

neurohormone A hormone formed by neurosecretory cells and liberated by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine).
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Neurohormone

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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neurohormone

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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Neurohormone

A neurohormone is any hormone produced and released by neuroendocrine cells (also called neurosecretory cells) into the blood. By definition of being hormones, they are secreted into the circulation for systemic effect, but they can also have a role of neurotransmitter or other roles such as autocrine (self) or paracrine (local) messenger. The hyp...
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