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gluccocortoids do all of the following except

regulate salt content of the blood

pituitary is located

"turks sadle" in the sphenoid bone

insulin causes

decrease in the concentration of blood glucose

hormone that triggers ovulation of an egg from female ovary

lutenizing hormone

which is NOT an action of catecholamines

decrease blood pressure

insulin causes

hypoglycemic effect

which is NOT a typical of the changes that follow hormone binding

cellular mutations occur

secondary sex characteristics do NOT include

development of breasts

insulin is produced by which cells of the pancreatic islets

beta cells

which is NOT produced by the hypothalamus

thyroid-stimulating hormone

being lipid soluble, steroids do all of the following except

catalyze cyclic AMP

tropic hormones

stimulate other endocrine glands

antagonist to calcitonin is

parathormone

blood levels of aldosterone rise, the kidney tubules

reabsorb sodium

element necessary for thyroid function

iodine

type of endocrine stimulus involves changing blood levels of certain ions and nutrients is called

humoral stimulus

hypersecretion of growth hormone in adulthood leads to

acromegaly

pineal galnd produces

melantonin

hyposecretion of antidiureic hormone leads to

diabetes insipidus

which is NOT one of the major processes controlled by hormones

body coordination

hormone concentrations are USUALLY regulated by

negative feedback mechanisms

which is NOT a sign of diabetes mellitus

moon face

which is NOT a thyroid hormone

parathormone

which is NOT n anterior pituitary hormone

antidiuretic hormone

which hormone exerts its effect primarily on the reproductive organs

follicle-stimulating hormone

which is NOT a function of oxytocin

stimulation of menstruation

which is NOT a symptom of cushing's syndrome

bronze skin tones

another name for antidiuretic hormone

vasopressin

enzyme that is produced by the kidneys when blood pressure drops and causes the release of aldosterone is

renin

thyroid gland is located

below adam's apple

aldosterone is an

mineralocorticoid

an enlargement of the thyroid is called

goiter

the hormone that appears to help regulate our sleep cycles

melantonin

prostaglandins are

lipid hormones found in the cell plasma membrane

which is NOT produced by the adrenal cortex

epinephrine

the cells in the testes that produce testosterone are called

interstitial cells

hyposecretion of thyroxine in childhood leads to

cretinism

hyposecretion of all the adrenal cortex hormones leads to

addison's disease

the hormone T cell maturation is

thymosin

the corpus luteum producces

progesterone

estrogens do all of the following except

stimulate growth of facial hair

the placenta produces all of the following except

lutenizing hormone

which is NOT true of androgens

they stimulate corpus luteum

in men, lutenizing hormone is called

interstitial cell-stimulating hormone

tetany indicates malfunction of the

parathyroid glands

male sex characteristics are called

androgens

calcitonin is made by the

parifollicular cells

another name for antidueritic hormone ADH is

vasopressin

the glands that produce steroids and catecholamines

G

the gland that is primarily responsible for body metabolism

D

uncontrollable muscle spasms from lack of calcium

tetany

producer of the posterior pituitary hormone

B

gland that produces insulin and glucagon is

H

insulin and glucagon are produced by

islet cells

gland that is major producer of female hormones

I

the gland that produces thymosin is indicated by the letter

F

another name for epinephrine is

adrenaline

aldosterone is a type of

mineralocortoids

glucocorticoids

adrenal cortex

adrenocorticotropic hormone

anterior putitary, adrenal cortex

antiduretic hormone

posterior putiary

thyroid-stimulating hormone

anterior putitary 1

lutenizing hormone

anterior putiary 2

prolacin

anterior putitary 3

calcitonin

thyroid

growth hormone

anterior pituitary 4

interstitial cell-stimulating hormone

anterior pituitary 5

aldosterone

adrenal cortex 2

insulin

beta cells

glucagon

alpha cells

thyroxine

thyroid

parathormone

parathyroids

human chorionic gonadotropin

placenta

oxytocin

posterior putitary

melatonin

pineal

thymosin

thymus

cortisone

adrenal cortex A

catecholamines

adrena medulla

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