Control and Coordination

Asked by  | 3rd Aug, 2008, 12:47: PM

Expert Answer:

Antidiuretic hormone is a hormone secreted by the pituitary gland which influences the absorption of water by kidney tubules. it is also known as vasopressin. It is a peptide hormone. it is released when the body is dehydrated and causes the kidneys to conserve water, thus concentrating the urine, and reducing urine volume.

Answered by  | 3rd Aug, 2008, 01:07: PM

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