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Sheeza Basharat
Sheeza Basharat5 months ago
Hormones and wound healing

Hormones and wound healing

Which hormone affects healing the most.

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5 months ago

growth hormone

5 months ago

I thought so too. But it is actually cortisol as excess corticosteroid intake prevents granulation tissue formation. Cortisol itself causes inflammation and prevents the formation of anti inflammatory cytokines which promote healing.

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