Hormones Classified According to Secretory Organ of Origin

  • Masumi Inaba
  • Yoshikata Inaba


Hormones are classified according to the secretory organ of origin:

  1. a.

    Gonadal (steroid) (sex hormones and adrenal cortical hormones)

    • Male

    • Female

    • Adrenocortical

  1. b.

    Adrenal cortical (steroid)

  2. c.


  3. d.


  4. e.


  5. f.


  6. g.



The male and female hormones, adrenocortical hormone, and thyroid hormone have a direct relationship with the hair follicle and the sebaceous gland.


Androgen Receptor Hair Follicle Sebaceous Gland Azelaic Acid Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase 
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© Springer Japan 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Masumi Inaba
    • 1
  • Yoshikata Inaba
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Aesthetic Plastic SurgeryInaba ClinicSuginami-ku, Tokyo, 166Japan
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyThe Jikei University School of MedicineMinato-ku, Tokyo, 105Japan
  3. 3.Department of DermatologyInaba Aesthetic Plastic SurgerySuginami-ku, Tokyo, 166Japan

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