Anterior Pituitary hormones


Anterior Pituitary hormones

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 64%
Ease of Revision 9.4 / 10

A must read topic to score easy 4 marks, if a question is indeed asked.

Question Pattern

You can read this chapter from any book – from physiology to biochemistry to medicine to pathology.

Pick a book you like and revise once.

Very easy to answer.

Causes and Clinical features are the focus here.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Paradoxical response of GH release
  • Acromegaly – clinical features
  • GH side effects
  • GH deficiency – Clincal features
  • Acromegaly – Investigations
  • Hyperprolactinemia – Causes
  • Laron-type dwarfism is due to

Suggested Revision

  • Rx of Acromegaly
  • Hyperprolactinemia – Clinical features, Rx
  • Causes of acromegaly

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