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5 Matching questions

  1. Endocrine vs Nervous System
  2. Parathyroid Glands
  3. Type I
  4. Cushins Syndrome
  5. Tropic Hormones
  1. a hormones that affect the release of other hormones
    Gonadotropins (LH and FSH)
  2. b too much cortisol
    redistributed body obesity
    buffalo hump
    moon face
  3. c slower response than nervous
    the effects last longer than nervous
    can affect any cell in the body
    acts using HORMONES (chemical messenger)
  4. d lie on posterior surface of thyroid gland
    parathyroid hormone - increase blood Ca, increase osteoclast activity
    Opposite of calcitonin (antagonistic hormones)
  5. e autoimmune
    cant make insulin - dependent

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. inner layer
    epinephrine (adrenaline) and norepinephrine
    -starts fight or flight response (sympathetic nervous system)
  2. portal viens that give blood carrying regulatory hormones from hypothalamus to anterior before it goes to the heart
  3. not enough cortisol
    weight loss
    skin darkening
    low blood pressure (hypotension)
  4. AP hormone
    skin pigment hormone
  5. pp hormone
    starts water reabsorption during dehydration
    increases blood pressure
    hyper secretion (too much) causes edema (not pee enough)
    hyposecretion (too little) causes diabetes insipidus (pee too much)

5 True/False questions

  1. Hyperthyroidismnot enough TH
    fatigue, weak, dry skin, weight gain, reduced sex drive (libido)


  2. Pancreaschaines of amino acids
    most common
    growth hormone


  3. Adrenocorticotropic HormoneAP hormone
    adrenal cortex stimulating hormone


  4. Anterior Pituitary Hormonesall made in hypothalamus
    Follicle Stimulating Hormone (gonads)
    Luteinizing Hormone (gonads)
    Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
    Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
    Prolactine (makes milk)
    Growth Hormone
    Melanocyte Stimulating Hormone (in epidermis)


  5. Pituitary Gland (Hypophysis)
    "Master gland"
    anterior pituitary - adenohypophysis, glandular tissue
    posterior pituitary - nuerophypopysis, part of the brain