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  1. estrogen
  2. medulla
  3. pituitary gland
  4. antidiuretic hormone
  5. progesterone
  1. a the master gland of the endocrine system
  2. b hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland which aids in water reabsorption by the kidney
  3. c a general term for female steroid sex hormones that are secreted by the ovary and responsible for typical female sexual characteristics
  4. d A hormone produced by the ovaries which acts with estrogen to bring about the menstral cycle.
  5. e inner part of kidney which produces epineprine and norepinephrine

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. secreted in increasing amounts during puberty, by the anterior pituitary gland, to stimulate development of reproductive cell follicles
  2. Produced by the thyroid gland and decreases the blood calcium levels by stimulating calcium deposit in the bones. The antagonist of the parathyroid hormone.
  3. located partially behind the stomach in the abdomen, and it functions as both an endocrine and exocrine gland. It produces digestive enzymes as well as insulin and glucagon
  4. condition affecting nerves causing muscle spasms as a result of low amounts of calcium in the blood caused by a deficiency of the parathyroid hormone
  5. a hormone secreted by the beta cells of the Islets of Langerhans of the pancreas responsible for regulating the metabolism of glucose

5 True/False Questions

  1. hormonesouter part of kidney which produces corticosteroids; helps body deal with longtern stress

          

  2. one messenger modelmechanism of hormone action used by protein hormones; attach to cell membrane receptors which activate enzymes in the cell to produce the desired effect

          

  3. endocrine systema collection of glands and groups of cells thats secrete hormones that regulate growth,development, and homeostsis

          

  4. oxytocinA hormone produced by the hypothalamus and released from the posterior pituitary. It induces contractions of the uterine muscles during labor.

          

  5. glucagona general term for female steroid sex hormones that are secreted by the ovary and responsible for typical female sexual characteristics

          

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