5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Acromegaly, Gigantism
- Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone
- a How much of a given substance there is mixed with another substance, often referring to a solvent in a solute
- b circulatory fluid; aqueous (likes water, dislikes lipids); hormones must travel through blood to be circulated throughout the entire body
- c Excess Growth Hormone
- d hormone produced by the thyroid glands to regulate metabolism by controlling the rate of oxidation in cells
- e Hypothalamus
5 Multiple choice questions
- The male gonads, which produce sperm and secrete male sex hormones.
- lipid derived from arachidonic acid; function as short range messengers (paracrine) in the regulation of various physiological processes
- chemical used by a neuron to transmit an impulse across a synapse to another cell (some also have functions as hormones for example epinephrine a.k.a. adrenaline)
- Posterior Pituitary
5 True/False questions
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone → ACTH
Density → The male gonads, which produce sperm and secrete male sex hormones.
Cushing's Syndrome → Excess Cortisol
Conn's Disease → Excess Aldosterone (but no excess androgens)
endocrine gland → Tiny organ located at the base of the brain and responsible for managing circadian rhythm.