Patterns of secretion of luteinizing hormone, follicle stimulating hormone and testosterone in stallions during the summer and winter.

Samples of jugular blood were drawn from each of five stallions every 15 min for 12 h during the summer and winter to determine the short-term fluctuations in plasma concentrations of luteinizing hormone (LH), follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and testosterone. Concentrations of LH and FSH were generally not pulsatile, although one stallion exhibited three… CONTINUE READING