The following table summarises the difference between Hormones secreted by different parts of Pituitary / adeno hypophysis
|Part||Cell types/nuclei||Hormones secreted|
|Acidophil cells||I. Growth hormone|
|Basophil cells||I. Adrenocorticotrophic|
II. Thyrotrophic hormone
|Vasopressin or antidiuretic|
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