Release of oxytocin and prolactin in response to suckling

McNeilly, Alan S.; Robinson, Iain C.A.F.; Houston, Mary J.; Howie, Peter W.
January 1983
British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);1/22/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6361, p257
Academic Journal
Focuses on the measurement of oxytocin and prolactin responses during breast feeding in mothers. Effects of suckling on blood oxytocin concentrations; Importance of oxytocin release on the flow of milk during breast feeding; Use of the radioimmunoassay in oxytocin measurement.


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