A 26-year-old male asked:
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Can you feel growth hormone being secreted from the pituitary gland? (in the form of a headache or other phenomena)

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Dr. David Brouwer
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: There is no sensation of hormone secretion. It can be measured on a blood test.
Answered on May 12, 2013
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