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Luteinizing hormone, ovulation and egg release, maturation of egg, release of testosterone in males.
chemical formed in one tissue organ and carried ny the blood to stimulate or inhibit a function of another tissue or organ
also called ADH. pituitary hormone that constricts blood vessels and decreases urine output
condition of abnormal increase in urine output most commonly caused by inadequate secretion of pituitary ADH; symptoms include polyuria and polydipsia; urine appears colorless due to the inability of the kidneys to concentrate urine
condition in childern, excessive production starts before plates of the long bones have closed causing thelong bones to grow enormously
an autoimmune disorder that is caused by hyperthyroidism and is characterized by goiter and/or exophthalmos
both eyeballs bulge outward, often because of thyroid dysfunction or a tumor behind the eyeball
enlargement of the thyroid gland, as it enlarges it causes difficulty swallowing and breathing.
an autoimmune disease with lymphocytic infiltration of the gland, resulting inlifelong thyroid hormone replacement therapy
clinical manifestation due to pituitary tumor secerting too much include obesity of the trunk, musle wasting, weakness, osteoporosis, kidney stones, and reduced resistance to infection.
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