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Which of the following is least descriptive of the hypothalamus?
secretes ACTH, TSH, and gonadotropins
Insulin and glucagon
are secreted by the pancreas and are concerned with the regulation of blood glucose.
is secreted by the adenohypophysis
stimulates growth of the musculoskeletal system
is also called somatotropic hormone
(all the above)
Which of the following structures connects the hypothalamus and the adenohypophysis
Which of the following hormones are found within the hypophyseal hypothalamic portal capillaries?
is a neurohypophyseal hormone that stimulates the uterine muscle to contract, thereby assisting in labor.
The secretion of cortisol by the adrenal gland suppresses further secretion of ACTH by the anterior pituitary gland. What is this interaction called?
negative feedback control
stimulates the formation of glycogen
increases the transport of glucose into a cell
stimulates the synthesis of proteins and fats
(all the above)
This gland secretes two hormones: one hormone elevates blood glucose and the second hormone decreases blood glucose
Identify: an excessive growth of hair in locations where hair growth in women is normally minimal
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