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. Glands are small organs located throughout your body that secrete (that means release) substances called:
This gland is sometimes called the master gland, though it is only about the size of a pea:
are produced in the adrenal cortex.
are steroid hormones.
help regulate the homeostasis of sodium and potasium.
all of the above
epinephrine and norepinephrine
Which of the following hormones are responsible for the "fight-or-flight" response?
What is the condition called when the pituitary oversecretes growth hormone after puberty is reached?
What disease of the endocrine system consists of weakness, fatigue, anorexia, weight loss, hyperpigmentation, and decreased blood pressure?
The sex hormones are produced where? The gonads are the ovaries in females, and the testes in males. Gametes are sperm and egg cells
The adrenal glands sit right on top of the kidneys.
The adrenal glands secrete adrenaline which is important for the fight-or-flight response. Adrenaline is also used to counteract allergic reactions (an Epi-Pen).
Progesterone and estrogen are hormones that are present in males.
True..Both progesterone and estrogen are present in males, and estrogen is even needed by males to produce viable sperm
Insulin is produced where?
Insulin is produced in the pancreas and it helps regulate the body's blood sugar levels
Which gland secretes growth hormone (GH)?
The pituitary gland is the master gland that produces most of your body's hormones, including GH. The thymus gland produces hormones that stimulate the formation of T-Cells. The thyroid gland releases hormones that help regulate heart rate, blood pressure, and body temperature. The adrenal gland releases adrenaline, which is part of the body's "fight or flight" response.
Both male and females
Prolactin stimulates the production of milk in the mammary glands
Prolactin is produced in which of the following?
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