Ch. 18-Endocrine System - Endocrine glands/hormones

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20 terms · The Language of Medicine Davi-Ellen Chabner 9th Ed.

thyroid

thyroxine (T4); triiodothyronine (T3)

thyroid

calcitonin

parathyroid

parathyroid hormone

adrenal cortex

cortisol (glucocorticoid)

adrenal cortex

aldosterone (mineralocorticoid)

adrenal cortex

androgens, estrogens (sex hormones)

adrenal medulla

epinephrine (adrenaline)

adrenal medulla

norepinephrine (noradrenaline)

pancreas

insulin (beta)

pancreas

glucagon (alpha)

pituitary anterior lobe

growth hormone (GH) (somatotropin)

pituitary anterior lobe

thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)

pituitary anterior lobe

adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)

pituitary anterior lobe

gonadotropins (FSH, LH)

pituitary anterior lobe

prolactin (PRL)

pituitary posterior lobe

antidiuretic hormone (ADH) (vasopressin)

pituitary posterior lobe

oxytocin

ovaries

estrogens

ovaries

progesterone

testes

testosterone

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