Which of the following hormones is not a secretion product of human placenta?

A) Prolactin

B) Human chorionic gonadotropin

C) Progesterone

D) Estrogen

Answer: A) Prolactin

Explanation: Placenta acts as a temporary endocrine tissue during pregnancy. It secretes various hormones such as hCG, hPL, estrogen and progesterone. Prolactin is secreted by the pituitary gland and has a role to play in lactation.

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