Endocrine system: introduction and neuroendocrine relationship. Hypothalamo-Pituitary axis, endocrine glands; normal, hypo- and hyper-functions. Other hormones of some clinical importance. Physiologic anatomy of male and female reproductive system. Male and female sex hormones. Cyclicity of hormone secretion in females. Physiology of contraception. Assisted fertility techniques. Menstrual cycle, conception, placenta, parturition, lactation, menopause. Other hormones and their clinical importance.


Level of Study: 200 Level