Glossary Term:

Title

luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone

Phonetic

<b>LOO</b>-tee-uh-<b>ny</b>-zing

Description

also called LHRH or gonadotropin-releasing hormone. A hormone made by the hypothalamus, a tiny gland in the brain that affects levels of luteinizing hormone in the body and therefore affects testosterone levels. See also luteinizing hormone, testosterone.