Control and Coordination

Asked by  | 3rd Aug, 2008, 12:49: PM

Expert Answer:

Vasopressin or ADH (antidiuretic hormone) is secreted by pitutary gland. Main function of this hormone is reduction of loss of water in urine. This hormone is secreated more if the water content is less in body and vice-versa. Additionally this hormone also stimulate the contraction of muscles of arteries, thereby encancing arterial blood pressure.  

Answered by  | 3rd Aug, 2008, 01:17: PM

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