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hormone secreted by the posterior part of the pituitary gland; increases re-absorption of water
hormone secreted by the adrenal cortex(outer);increases salt(sodium) reabsorption by the kidney
transparent body behind the iris and in front of the vitreous humor;refracts light rays to bring them into focus on the retina
exophthalmus is a symptom of which endrine disorder; thyrotoxicosis; hypersecretion of the thyrois gland
administration of radioactive compound and visualization with a scanner to detect tumors or nodules
biologic respponse modifiers
substance produced by normal cells that either directly block a tumor growth ot stimulate the immune system to fight cancer
hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland; stimulates contaction of the uterus during labor
type of hoemonw secreted by the adrenal cortex; necessary for the use of sugars, fats and proteins
chemicals that revent cell division by inhibiting formaion of subsances necessary to make DNA
hormone secreted by the anterior lob of the pituitary gland; stimulates the adrenal cortex
chemical substances, produced by bacteria or primitive plants; inhibit the growth of cells in cancer; chemotherapy
hormone derived from an amino acid and secreted by the adrenal medulla; epinephrine is an example
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