Organs affected by steroid hormones


Organs affected by steroid hormones

Table
Organs affected by steroid hormones
hormone class target organs
glucocorticoids liver, retina, kidney, oviduct, pituitary
estrogens oviduct, liver
progesterone oviduct, uterus
androgens prostate, kidney, oviduct
Source: From Christopher K. Mathews, K.E. van Holde, and Kevin G. Ahern, Biochemistry, 3rd ed. (2000), Table 23.6.
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