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Set of glands and their hormones.

ACTH

in the anterior pituitary gland. stimulates adrenal cortex.

TSH

in the anterior pituitary gland. targets thyroid gland, triggers release of thyroid hormones.

GH

in the anterior pituitary gland. stimulates cell growth and replication by accelerating protein synthesis.

PRL

in the anterior pituitary gland. with other hormones stimulates the mammary glands and milk production.

FSH

in the anterior pituitary gland. it promotes follicle (egg) development, secretion of estrogen, sperm production in males.

LH

in the anterior pituitary gland. induces ovulation produces reproductive cells in females. stimulates androgens for males.

MSH

in the anterior pituitary gland. stimulates melanocytes in the skin increasing production of melanin.

Oxytocin

in the posterior pituitary gland. hormone that helps with contractions, labor, sex, and ejaculation of sperm and release of milk.

ADH

in the posterior pituitary gland. controls the amount of water loss in urine.

T3 and T4

in the thyroid gland. increases energy utilization.

Calcitonin

in the thryoid gland. regulates calcium ion concentration in body fluids.

Epinephrine and Norepinephrine

in the Adrenal Medulla gland. increases cardiac activity, blood pressure, increases the breakdown of glycogen to increase muscle power and endurance.

Cortisol and Corticosterone

in the adrenal cortex gland. promotes glucose production and triggers anti-inflammatory response.

Aldosterone

in the adrenal cortex gland. retention of sodium by preventing loss of sodium in urine, sweat, and saliva.

Androgens

In the adrenal cortex gland. sex hormones.

Melatonin

in the pineal gland. inhibits reproductive function, protexts neural tissue from free radicals. establishes wake-sleep cycle aka circadium rhythm.

Parathyroid hormone

in the parathyroid gland. increases calcium concentration.

Regulatory Hormones

in the hypothalamus. controls the activity of the endocrine cells. controls the anterior pituitary gland.

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