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31 terms
Endocrine Systems
Melatonin
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
Oxytocin (OT) & Antidiuretic hormone (…
Oxytocin (OT)
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
The pineal glands function is to
The hypothalamus produces the hormones _____ and _____. Then…
The hormone that produces uterine contractions; breast milk R…
Melatonin
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
The pineal glands function is to
85 terms
Endocrine System
thyroid gland
testis
parathyroid gland
thymus
Identify the organ.
Identify the organ.
Identify the organ.
Identify the organ.
thyroid gland
Identify the organ.
testis
Identify the organ.
12 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Pineal Gland functions
Pituitary Gland functions and hormones
Parathyroid Gland
Of the endocrine organs, the function of the pineal gland was…
the major endocrine gland, a pea-sized body attached to the b…
The parathyroid glands are four tiny glands, located in the n…
Endocrine System
Pineal Gland functions
Of the endocrine organs, the function of the pineal gland was…
44 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Homeostasis
Endocrinologist
Hormones
Sistema endocrino
Homeostasis
Endocrinologo
Hormonas
Endocrine System
Sistema endocrino
Homeostasis
Homeostasis
23 terms
Endocrine System
hypothalamus
thyroid
adrenals
thymus
limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperatu…
secretes thyroxin, controls metabolic rate
located just above the kidneys; produces hormone that regulat…
produces cells for immune system
hypothalamus
limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperatu…
thyroid
secretes thyroxin, controls metabolic rate
24 terms
Endocrine System
Hormone
Lipid Hormone
Protein Hormone
Negative Feedback
Chemical messengers, mostly those manufactured by the endocri…
fat soluble, attach to carrier protein to be transported thro…
Most of this hormone remains at the cell surface and acts thr…
A primary mechanism of homeostasis, whereby a change in a phy…
Hormone
Chemical messengers, mostly those manufactured by the endocri…
Lipid Hormone
fat soluble, attach to carrier protein to be transported thro…
20 terms
Endocrine System
Adrenal
Adrenaline
Ovaries
Ovary
Glands located behind the kidneys; release adrenaline
Hormone release by adrenal glands. Responsible for 'fight or…
Gland responsible for the sexual development of a female
Adrenal
Glands located behind the kidneys; release adrenaline
Adrenaline
Hormone release by adrenal glands. Responsible for 'fight or…
42 terms
Endocrine System
Besides the nervous system, what is th…
True or False: The endocrine system ne…
The word "hormone" translates from the…
The scientific study of hormones and e…
Nervous system
False
Excite
Endocrinology
Besides the nervous system, what is th…
Nervous system
True or False: The endocrine system ne…
False
23 terms
Endocrine System
hypothalamus
thyroid
adrenals
thymus
limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperatu…
secretes thyroxin, controls metabolic rate
located just above the kidneys; produces hormone that regulat…
produces cells for immune system
hypothalamus
limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperatu…
thyroid
secretes thyroxin, controls metabolic rate
81 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine primary function
what does the endocrine system work to…
Hormones
Target cell
produce hormones; hormones act on specific target cells to pr…
nervous system to maintain homeostasis
chemical messengers produced by endocrine glands; absorbed in…
"lock and key" arrangement causes a change in activity of tar…
Endocrine primary function
produce hormones; hormones act on specific target cells to pr…
what does the endocrine system work to…
nervous system to maintain homeostasis
17 terms
Endocrine system
Endocrine system
Hypothalamus
Pineal gland
Pituitary gland
Made up of a group of glands that act as the body's master re…
Links endocrine and nervous system... Part of the nervous system…
Within the brain and releases melatonin affecting sleep.
Master gland, controls hormone secretion
Endocrine system
Made up of a group of glands that act as the body's master re…
Hypothalamus
Links endocrine and nervous system... Part of the nervous system…
17 terms
Endocrine System
Target cells
Pituitary gland
gland
Pancreas
Cells that have receptors for a particular hormone.
Produces hormones that regulate many of the other endocrine g…
An organ that produces and releases a substance or secretion.
Produces insulin and glucagon, which regulate the level of gl…
Target cells
Cells that have receptors for a particular hormone.
Pituitary gland
Produces hormones that regulate many of the other endocrine g…
21 terms
Endocrine System
hormones
endocrine system
gland
hypothalamus
Chemical messengers that are manufactured by the endocrine gl…
A group of glands that secrete chemicals into the bloodstream…
A group of cells or an organ that secretes hormones.
A structure found near the base of the forebrain that is invo…
hormones
Chemical messengers that are manufactured by the endocrine gl…
endocrine system
A group of glands that secrete chemicals into the bloodstream…
62 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Effects of the endocrine system
Endocrine glands
Circulating hormones
controls body activities by reducing chemical messages called…
-alters metabolism... -regulates growth and development... -regulat…
small, widely separated, ductless, well vascularized, secrete…
One hormone acts on a specific target cell (lock and key) wit…
Endocrine System
controls body activities by reducing chemical messages called…
Effects of the endocrine system
-alters metabolism... -regulates growth and development... -regulat…
53 terms
endocrine system
Endocrine Glands
Exocrine Glands
endocrine
Primary Glands of Endocrine System
Secrete substances within the body for the purpose of maintai…
Secrete substances to the outside of the body
endo = inside ... crine = to secrete
Pituitary... Pineal... Thyroid... Thymus... Parathyroid
Endocrine Glands
Secrete substances within the body for the purpose of maintai…
Exocrine Glands
Secrete substances to the outside of the body
13 terms
Endocrine system
Made up of glands that secrete hormones
Hormone
the master gland
Thyroid- stimulating hormone (TSH)
Endocrine System
chemical transmitters that regulate different body functions
pituitary gland
stimulates the production of thyroxine and triiodothyronine i…
Made up of glands that secrete hormones
Endocrine System
Hormone
chemical transmitters that regulate different body functions
79 terms
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
What is the only peptide hormone that…
What are the actions of TRH and somato…
Occlusion of the pituitary stalk leads…
Hyperprolactinemia
Somatomedins
TRH stimulate TSH and Prolactin.... Somatostatin (GHIH) inhibit…
Decreased synthesis of all the anterior and posterior pituita…
- Physiological in pregnancy, lactation, stress, exercise.... -…
What is the only peptide hormone that…
Somatomedins
What are the actions of TRH and somato…
TRH stimulate TSH and Prolactin.... Somatostatin (GHIH) inhibit…
9 terms
Endocrine System
Hypothalamus Gland
Pituitary Gland
Parathyroid Gland
Adrenal Gland
links nervous system and endocrine system, controls pituitary…
controls body processes and other endocrine glands
controls the amount of calcium in the blood
triggers emergency response, controls salt and water balance,…
Hypothalamus Gland
links nervous system and endocrine system, controls pituitary…
Pituitary Gland
controls body processes and other endocrine glands
42 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine system
Pituitary
thyroid
parathyroid
composed of glands that secrete different types of hormone th…
at the base of the brain; stimulates growth and controls func…
below the voice box; regulates body metabolism and causes sto…
in the neck; controls the calcium levels in your body, and no…
Endocrine system
composed of glands that secrete different types of hormone th…
Pituitary
at the base of the brain; stimulates growth and controls func…
157 terms
Endocrine System
Besides the nervous system, what is th…
True or False: The endocrine system ne…
The word "hormone" translates from the…
The scientific study of hormones and e…
Endocrine system
False
Excite
Endocrinology
Besides the nervous system, what is th…
Endocrine system
True or False: The endocrine system ne…
False
8 terms
Endocrine System
Adrenal glands
Adrenaline
Endocrine glands
Endocrine system
endocrine glands situated on the kidneys.
the common name for the hormone epinephrine. made in the adre…
glands that produce hormones.
all the endocrine glands of the body.
Adrenal glands
endocrine glands situated on the kidneys.
Adrenaline
the common name for the hormone epinephrine. made in the adre…
37 terms
Endocrine System
The endocrine system is mostly compose…
Hormones
Hormone classification
Prostaglandins
endocrine glands. They secrete hormones that move through the…
Chemical signals that promote communication between cells, bo…
Prostaglandins, pheromones, peptide hormones, and steorid hor…
Local hormones affect neighboring cells and thus are not carr…
The endocrine system is mostly compose…
endocrine glands. They secrete hormones that move through the…
Hormones
Chemical signals that promote communication between cells, bo…
22 terms
Endocrine system
endocrine system
endocrine gland
hormone
insulin
controls body functions using chemical messengers called horm…
organs that produce and release hormones into the bloodstream
chemical messengers that are carried by the blood to target c…
hormone associated with reducing blood sugar levels
endocrine system
controls body functions using chemical messengers called horm…
endocrine gland
organs that produce and release hormones into the bloodstream
60 terms
Endocrine System
Colloid
Follicular cell
Extrafollicular cell
Follicle
Substance
Cell type
Cell type
Section
Colloid
Substance
Follicular cell
Cell type
Endocrine System
What hormone is produced by the pancre…
The endocrine system is made up of ___…
What is the primary function for the h…
What secretes progesterone and estrogen?
Insulin
Glands
Maintain homeostasis
Ovaries
What hormone is produced by the pancre…
Insulin
The endocrine system is made up of ___…
Glands
8 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
gland
hormone
pituitary
Regulates body by secreting hormones into the bloodstream; al…
An organ that produces and releases chemicals either through…
Chemical messengers that trigger a reaction in specific cells…
Produces growth hormone. aka "Master Gland"
Endocrine System
Regulates body by secreting hormones into the bloodstream; al…
gland
An organ that produces and releases chemicals either through…
29 terms
Endocrine systems
Regulation of plasma hormone levels (i)
Regulation of plasma hormone levels (ii)
Endocrine dysfunction
Hyposecretion
Amount of free active hormone in plasma regulated by several…
Metabolism of hormone... Rate of binding to carrier proteins in…
Caused by abnormal concentrations of a hormone in plasma
Too little hormone is secreted... Due to injury or gland destruc…
Regulation of plasma hormone levels (i)
Amount of free active hormone in plasma regulated by several…
Regulation of plasma hormone levels (ii)
Metabolism of hormone... Rate of binding to carrier proteins in…
29 terms
Endocrine Systems
Oxytocin (OT) & Antidiuretic hormone (…
Oxytocin (OT)
Antidiuretic hormone (ADH)
Anterior Pituitary
The hypothalamus produces the hormones _____ and _____. Then…
The hormone that produces uterine contractions; breast milk R…
The hormone that balances fluid and is made in the hypothalam…
Produces the hormones thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), Prol…
Oxytocin (OT) & Antidiuretic hormone (…
The hypothalamus produces the hormones _____ and _____. Then…
Oxytocin (OT)
The hormone that produces uterine contractions; breast milk R…
28 terms
Nervous & Endocrine Systems
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
Interneurons
Central Nervous System
carry nerve impulses to the brain and spinal cord
carry nerve impulse away from the brain and spinal cord
nerve cells found in the brain and spinal cord
the brain and spinal cord
Sensory Neurons
carry nerve impulses to the brain and spinal cord
Motor Neurons
carry nerve impulse away from the brain and spinal cord
19 terms
Endocrine System
peptide (polypeptide / protein)
hormones
target cells
negative feedback
most common class of hormones
what endocrine glands secrete
peripheral cells that respond to the presence of hormones
most common endocrine reflex in human body
peptide (polypeptide / protein)
most common class of hormones
hormones
what endocrine glands secrete
24 terms
Endocrine Systems
Melatonin
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
Oxytocin (OT) & Antidiuretic hormone (…
Oxytocin (OT)
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
The pineal glands function is to
The hypothalamus produces the hormones _____ and _____. Then…
The hormone that produces uterine contractions; breast milk R…
Melatonin
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
The pineal glands function is to
8 terms
Endocrine System
Adrena
Crine
Glyc
Lipid
adrenal
secrete
sugar
fat
Adrena
adrenal
Crine
secrete
13 terms
Endocrine System
Duct
Pancreas
Blood
Insulin is secreted by the
An endocrine gland is a gland without a
Name a gland which is both endocrine and exocrine
Hormones are carried around the body by
Pancreas
Duct
An endocrine gland is a gland without a
Pancreas
Name a gland which is both endocrine and exocrine
20 terms
Endocrine and Reproductive Systems Vocabulary
endocrine system
hypothalamus gland
pituitary gland
adrenal gland
regulates growth and development through hormones
regulates body temperature, hunger, and thirst
controls all other endocrine glands and regulates growth, wat…
produces adrenaline to control the fight or flight response
endocrine system
regulates growth and development through hormones
hypothalamus gland
regulates body temperature, hunger, and thirst
31 terms
Endocrine System
Location of the pituitary gland
location of the thymus gland
location of the thyroid gland
location of the adrenal gland
base of brain
behind the sternum
in the neck
on top of the kidneys
Location of the pituitary gland
base of brain
location of the thymus gland
behind the sternum
31 terms
Endocrine Systems
Melatonin
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
Oxytocin (OT) & Antidiuretic hormone (…
Oxytocin (OT)
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
The pineal glands function is to
The hypothalamus produces the hormones _____ and _____. Then…
The hormone that produces uterine contractions; breast milk R…
Melatonin
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
The pineal glands function is to
10 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Gland
Adrenal Gland
Ovaries
A collection of glands that control body-fluid balance, growt…
A group of cells that make special chemicals called hormones.
Located above the kidneys. Help the body respond to stress an…
Produce hormones involved with female reproductive development.
Endocrine System
A collection of glands that control body-fluid balance, growt…
Gland
A group of cells that make special chemicals called hormones.
13 terms
Endocrine System
Gland
Hormone
Pituitary Gland
Human Growth Hormone
An organ that produces and releases chemicals either through…
Chemical messengers that are manufactured by the endocrine gl…
The endocrine system's most influential gland. Under the infl…
Produced by Pituitary Gland, stimulates growth of the body.
Gland
An organ that produces and releases chemicals either through…
Hormone
Chemical messengers that are manufactured by the endocrine gl…
26 terms
Endocrine Systems
Melatonin
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
Oxytocin (OT)
Antidiuretic hormone (ADH)
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
The pineal glands function is to
The hormone that produces uterine contractions; breast milk R…
The hormone that balances fluid and is made in the hypothalam…
Melatonin
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
The pineal glands function is to
31 terms
Endocrine Systems
Melatonin
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
Oxytocin (OT) & Antidiuretic hormone (…
Oxytocin (OT)
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
The pineal glands function is to
The hypothalamus produces the hormones _____ and _____. Then…
The hormone that produces uterine contractions; breast milk R…
Melatonin
The pineal gland produces the hormone ______.
Help regulate the body's Circadian rhy…
The pineal glands function is to
Endocrine System
hypothalamus
pituitary gland
thyroid
thymus
hipotálamo
glándula pituitaria
tiroides
timo
hypothalamus
hipotálamo
pituitary gland
glándula pituitaria
24 terms
Endocrine System
Pituitary Gland
Pineal Gland
Thyroid Gland
Adrenal Gland
Pituitary Gland
Pineal Gland
12 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Pineal Gland
Pituitary Gland
Thyroid Gland
made of many glands that secrete hormones to assist in the re…
Endocrine System
made of many glands that secrete hormones to assist in the re…
Pineal Gland
Endocrine System
What is a gland?
What is an exocrine gland?
What is an endocrine gland?
What type of chemicals do endocrine gl…
A group of cells which synthesizes and secretes a product.
A ducted gland that produces a secretion onto a body surface.
A ductless gland that produces a secretion which enters the b…
Hormones: chemical messengers that travel through the bloodst…
What is a gland?
A group of cells which synthesizes and secretes a product.
What is an exocrine gland?
A ducted gland that produces a secretion onto a body surface.
35 terms
Regulation (Nervous & Endocrine Systems)
Nervous System
Nervous Control
Endocrine System
Chemical Control
Fast, short lived response. Electrical impulses sent over neu…
The nervous systems ability to regulate our responses to stim…
Slow, long lived response. Chemical messages sent via the blo…
The endocrine systems ability to regulate our response to sti…
Nervous System
Fast, short lived response. Electrical impulses sent over neu…
Nervous Control
The nervous systems ability to regulate our responses to stim…
6 terms
endocrine system
Endocrine system
Pituitary gland
thyroid gland
adrenals
helps balance your body's precesses
located closest to brain and is called the Master gland.
Keeps the body's metabolism in order
glands that produce a hormone in response to anger, fright, o…
Endocrine system
helps balance your body's precesses
Pituitary gland
located closest to brain and is called the Master gland.
18 terms
endocrine system
hypothalamus
anterior pituitary gland
posterior pituitary gland
thyroid gland
synthesizes OT & ADH; secretes inhibiting and releasing hormo…
releases GH, TSH, ACTH, FSH, LH, & PRL
release OT and ADH
follicular cells secrete thyroid hormone and parafollicular c…
hypothalamus
synthesizes OT & ADH; secretes inhibiting and releasing hormo…
anterior pituitary gland
releases GH, TSH, ACTH, FSH, LH, & PRL
7 terms
Endocrine System
gland
Pancreas
Adrenal glands
Hormones
An organ that produces and releases a hormone
The largest endocrine gland; makes insulin to regulate blood…
Make adrenaline which help the body respond to stress
Chemicals released in one part of the body that travel throug…
gland
An organ that produces and releases a hormone
Pancreas
The largest endocrine gland; makes insulin to regulate blood…
12 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Pituitary Gland
Hypothalamus
Thyroid
is involved in regulating mood, growth and development, tissu…
Endocrine gland attached to the base of the brain that secret…
A neural structure lying below the thalamus; directs eating,…
endocrine gland located below the voice box; it produces horm…
Endocrine System
is involved in regulating mood, growth and development, tissu…
Pituitary Gland
Endocrine gland attached to the base of the brain that secret…
13 terms
Endocrine System
Pineal Gland functions
Endocrine System
Pituitary Gland functions and hormones
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
Of the endocrine organs, the function of the pineal gland was…
the major endocrine gland, a pea-sized body attached to the b…
stimulates the adrenal glands to secrete steroid hormones, pr…
Pineal Gland functions
Of the endocrine organs, the function of the pineal gland was…
Endocrine System
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