Signals From Fully Developed Foetus And Placenta Ultimately Lead To Parturition Which Requires The Release Of?

  1. a) Oxytocin from foetal pituitary
  2. b) Oxytocin from maternal pituitary
  3. c) Relaxin from placenta
  4. d) Estrogen from placenta

Answer: b) Oxytocin from maternal pituitary


Oxytocin liberated from the maternal pituitary induces contraction in the muscles of the uterus which helps childbirth.

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