"Pituitary Gland" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A small, unpaired gland situated in the SELLA TURCICA. It is connected to the HYPOTHALAMUS by a short stalk.
- Pituitary Gland
- Gland, Pituitary
- Glands, Pituitary
- Pituitary Glands
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pituitary Gland".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pituitary Gland".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pituitary Gland" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Pituitary Gland" was a major or minor topic of these publication.