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Ch. 18-Endocrine System - Endocrine glands/hormones

The Language of Medicine Davi-Ellen Chabner 9th Ed.
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thyroid
thyroxine (T4); triiodothyronine (T3)
thyroid
calcitonin
parathyroid
parathyroid hormone
adrenal cortex
cortisol (glucocorticoid)
adrenal cortex
aldosterone (mineralocorticoid)
adrenal cortex
androgens, estrogens (sex hormones)
adrenal medulla
epinephrine (adrenaline)
adrenal medulla
norepinephrine (noradrenaline)
pancreas
insulin (beta)
pancreas
glucagon (alpha)
pituitary anterior lobe
growth hormone (GH) (somatotropin)
pituitary anterior lobe
thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
pituitary anterior lobe
adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
pituitary anterior lobe
gonadotropins (FSH, LH)
pituitary anterior lobe
prolactin (PRL)
pituitary posterior lobe
antidiuretic hormone (ADH) (vasopressin)
pituitary posterior lobe
oxytocin
ovaries
estrogens
ovaries
progesterone
testes
testosterone