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5 Matching questions

  1. biogenic amines
  2. Anterior Pituitary Hormones
  3. Thyroid Gland
  4. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
  5. adrenal cortex
  1. a AP hormone
    adrenal cortex stimulating hormone
  2. b all 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)
  3. c butterfly shape
    inferior to larynx
    makes: thyroid hormone (increase metabolic rate)
    calcitonin (lowers blood Ca, increase osteoblasts activity, bones more dense)
  4. d outer layer
    Aldosterone - water retention (balance)
    Cortisol - fights stress
  5. e produced by altering a specific amino acid
    thyroid hormone

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. too much cortisol
    redistributed body obesity
    buffalo hump
    moon face
  2. lie on posterior surface of thyroid gland
    parathyroid hormone - increase blood Ca, increase osteoclast activity
    Opposite of calcitonin (antagonistic hormones)
  3. excessive Thyroid hormone production
    Graves Disease: loss of feedback control
    exophthalmos (eyes pop out of head)
    tachycardia (fast heart rate)
  4. anterior pituitary - adenohypophysis, glandular tissue
    posterior pituitary - nuerophypopysis, part of the brain
  5. not enough TH
    fatigue, weak, dry skin, weight gain, reduced sex drive (libido)

5 True/False questions

  1. Endocrine glandsdevelop form all 3 embryonic germ layers
    secrete hormones into bloodstream
    endocrinology - study of endocrine glands and hormones


  2. Melanocyte Stimulating HormoneAP hormone
    skin pigment hormone


  3. Prolactinpp hormone
    uterine contraction
    milk ejection


  4. Oxytocinpp hormone
    uterine contraction
    milk ejection


  5. Thymic Hormoneshormones that affect the release of other hormones
    Gonadotropins (LH and FSH)