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hormones- source and target organs

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1. Glucagon-source____ target organ _____
pancreatic islets; primary liver
2. Insulin-source ____ target organ _____
pancreatic islets; most tissues
3. gastrin-sources ____ target organ _____
pancreatic islets and stomach and small intestines; stomach
4. Progesterone-source ____ target organs _____
ovaries; uterus and mammary glands
5. Inhibin--source ____ target organ _____
testis and ovaries; anterior pituitary
6. testosterone-source ____ target organ _____
testis; many tissues
7. Atrial natriuetic peptide-source ____ target organ _____
heart; kidneys
8. ghrelin-source ____ target organ _____
stomach and small intestines; brain
9. Leptin-source ____ target organ _____
adipose tissue; brain
10. estrogen-source ____ target organ _____
placenta; many tissues of mother and fetus
11. progesterone-source ____ target organ _____
placenta; many tissues of mother and fetus
12. Erythropoietin-source ____ target organ _____
kidneys; red bone marrow
13. cholecystokinin-sources ____ target organs _____
stomach and small intestines; gallbladder and brain
14. Thyroid stimulating hormone-source ____ target organ _____
anterior pituitary; thyroid gland
15. Adrenal corticotrophic hormone-source ____ target organ _____
anterior piuitary gland; adrenal cortex
16. Follicle stimulating hormone-source ____ target organs _____
anterior pituitary; testis and ovaries
17. Luteizing hormone--source ____ target organs _____
anterior pituitary; testis and ovaries
18. Growth hormone-source ____ target organ _____
anterior pituitary; liver
19. Adrenal corticotropic hormone-source ____ target organ _____
anterior pituitary; ?
20. Antidiuretic hormone-source ____ target organ _____
posterior pituitary; kidneys
21. oxytocin-source ____ target organs _____
posterior pituitary; prostrate glands and uterine and mammary glands
22. prolactin-source ____ target organ _____
anterior pituitary; mammary gland
23. Thyroid hormones-source ____ target organ _____
thyroid gland; all cells
24. Calcitonin-source ____ target organ _____
C cells; bone kidneys
25. Parathyroid hormone-source ____ target organs _____
parathyroids; bone and kidneys
26. melatonin-source ____ target organ _____
pineal gland; brain
27. norepinepherine-source ____ target organ _____
adrenal medulla;
28. DHEA-source ____ target organ _____
adrenal cortex;
29. GnRH-source ____ target organ _____
hypothalamus; anterior pituitary
30. TRH-source ____ target organ _____
hypothalamus; anterior pituitary
31. Corticotropin releasing hormone-source ____ target organ _____
hypothalamus; anterior pituitary
32. Dopamine-source ____ target organ _____
hypothalamus; anterior pituitary
33. GHRH-source ____ target organ _____
hypothalamus; anterior pituitary