hormones- source and target organs

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1. Glucagon-source____ target organ _____

pancreatic islets; primary liver

2. Insulin-source ____ target organ _____

pancreatic islets; most tissues

3. gastrin-sources ____ target organ _____

pancreatic islets and stomach and small intestines; stomach

4. Progesterone-source ____ target organs _____

ovaries; uterus and mammary glands

5. Inhibin--source ____ target organ _____

testis and ovaries; anterior pituitary

6. testosterone-source ____ target organ _____

testis; many tissues

7. Atrial natriuetic peptide-source ____ target organ _____

heart; kidneys

8. ghrelin-source ____ target organ _____

stomach and small intestines; brain

9. Leptin-source ____ target organ _____

adipose tissue; brain

10. estrogen-source ____ target organ _____

placenta; many tissues of mother and fetus

11. progesterone-source ____ target organ _____

placenta; many tissues of mother and fetus

12. Erythropoietin-source ____ target organ _____

kidneys; red bone marrow

13. cholecystokinin-sources ____ target organs _____

stomach and small intestines; gallbladder and brain

14. Thyroid stimulating hormone-source ____ target organ _____

anterior pituitary; thyroid gland

15. Adrenal corticotrophic hormone-source ____ target organ _____

anterior piuitary gland; adrenal cortex

16. Follicle stimulating hormone-source ____ target organs _____

anterior pituitary; testis and ovaries

17. Luteizing hormone--source ____ target organs _____

anterior pituitary; testis and ovaries

18. Growth hormone-source ____ target organ _____

anterior pituitary; liver

19. Adrenal corticotropic hormone-source ____ target organ _____

anterior pituitary; ?

20. Antidiuretic hormone-source ____ target organ _____

posterior pituitary; kidneys

21. oxytocin-source ____ target organs _____

posterior pituitary; prostrate glands and uterine and mammary glands

22. prolactin-source ____ target organ _____

anterior pituitary; mammary gland

23. Thyroid hormones-source ____ target organ _____

thyroid gland; all cells

24. Calcitonin-source ____ target organ _____

C cells; bone kidneys

25. Parathyroid hormone-source ____ target organs _____

parathyroids; bone and kidneys

26. melatonin-source ____ target organ _____

pineal gland; brain

27. norepinepherine-source ____ target organ _____

adrenal medulla;

28. DHEA-source ____ target organ _____

adrenal cortex;

29. GnRH-source ____ target organ _____

hypothalamus; anterior pituitary

30. TRH-source ____ target organ _____

hypothalamus; anterior pituitary

31. Corticotropin releasing hormone-source ____ target organ _____

hypothalamus; anterior pituitary

32. Dopamine-source ____ target organ _____

hypothalamus; anterior pituitary

33. GHRH-source ____ target organ _____

hypothalamus; anterior pituitary

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