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Endocrine System Terminology
a
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
Without, ansence of
Extremity(s)
Gland
Pertaining to
a
Without, ansence of
acr/o
Extremity(s)
40 terms
Endocrine System-Medical Terminology
adrenal/o
hormon/o
toxic/o
tetra-
adrenal gland
hormone
poison
four
adrenal/o
adrenal gland
hormon/o
hormone
40 terms
Endocrine System Terminology
aden/o
adrenal/o
gonad/o
pancreat/o
gland
adrenal gland
sex organs
pancreas
aden/o
gland
adrenal/o
adrenal gland
Medical Terminology/Endocrine System
Eu-
Hyper-
Hypo-
Oxy-
Good
Excessive, above
Deficient, below
Rapid, sharp
Eu-
Good
Hyper-
Excessive, above
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
anter/o
antr/o
thym/o
thyr/o
front, e.g., anterior refers to situated before or at the fro…
a cavity, e.g., nasoantritis refers to inflammation of the no…
thymus, thymus gland, e.g., thymectomy refers to excision of…
thyroid, thyroid gland, shield, e.g., thyrotoxicosis refers t…
anter/o
front, e.g., anterior refers to situated before or at the fro…
antr/o
a cavity, e.g., nasoantritis refers to inflammation of the no…
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
Pituitarism
Panhypopituitarism
Exophthalmos
Graves' Disease
Any disorder of the pituitary gland and its functions
Total pituitary impairment that brings about a progressive an…
Abnormal protrusion of eyeball. (Thyroid)
Hyperthyroidism (toxic goiter)... Involves overactivityof the th…
Pituitarism
Any disorder of the pituitary gland and its functions
Panhypopituitarism
Total pituitary impairment that brings about a progressive an…
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
addison disease
adrenal gland
adrenal medula
androgen
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
An endocrine organ that secretes epinephrine and norpinephrin…
male sex hormone that is produced in the testes and responsib…
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
adrenal gland
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
Medical terminology Endocrine System
Aden
Crine
Adren, adrenal
Gluc, glyc
Gland
Secrete
Adrenal glands
Sugar
Aden
Gland
Crine
Secrete
11 terms
Terminology 06 - Endocrine System
Adenoidectomy
Diabetes Mellitus (DM)
Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)
Goiter
Surgical excision of the adenoids.
A disorder of the pancreas that causes an increase in blood g…
Complication of diabetes that occurs when the body cannot use…
Enlargement of the thyroid gland.
Adenoidectomy
Surgical excision of the adenoids.
Diabetes Mellitus (DM)
A disorder of the pancreas that causes an increase in blood g…
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
Adam's Apple
adenohypophysis
adrenal cortex
adrenal gland
protrusion in the neck caused by a fold of thyroid cartilage
anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
outer portion of the adrenal gland; helps control metabolism,…
one of two glands, each of which is situated on top of each k…
Adam's Apple
protrusion in the neck caused by a fold of thyroid cartilage
adenohypophysis
anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
13 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
CONN'S SYNDROME
DIABETES INSIPIDUS
DIABETES MELLITUS
EXOPHTHALMOS
syndrome of the adrenal glands due to excessive production of…
Diabetes caused by the over production of cortisol or by exce…
a Group of metabolic disorders characterized by hyperglycemia…
Abnormal protrusion of the eyeball out of its orbit.
CONN'S SYNDROME
syndrome of the adrenal glands due to excessive production of…
DIABETES INSIPIDUS
Diabetes caused by the over production of cortisol or by exce…
63 terms
Medical Terminology-Endocrine System
Endocrine system functions
Hormones act via
Hypothalamus
Pituitary
control and regulate physiology... -maintain homeostasis
-secretions of hormone by gland... -bind to target receptors on…
controls output of pituitary... -releasing/inhibiting factors-->…
controls output of most all other endocrine organs... -located i…
Endocrine system functions
control and regulate physiology... -maintain homeostasis
Hormones act via
-secretions of hormone by gland... -bind to target receptors on…
85 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
addison disease
adrenal gland
adrenal medula
adrenocarcinomas
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
An endocrine organ that secretes epinephrine and norpinephrin…
Cancer arising from ductual or glandular epithelium.
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
adrenal gland
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
Medical Terminology: The Endocrine System
The Endocrine System
Acromegaly
Cretinism
Cushing's Syndrome
This system influences the metabolic activity of cells and or…
chronic disease characterized by enlargement of the bones of…
a congenital condition due to the thyroid hormone deficiency…
Disorder caused by a high level of the hormone cortisol.
The Endocrine System
This system influences the metabolic activity of cells and or…
Acromegaly
chronic disease characterized by enlargement of the bones of…
Medical terminology Endocrine system
Acro-
Adreno-
Ante-
-crine
Body extremity
Adrenal gland
Before, in front of
Secrete
Acro-
Body extremity
Adreno-
Adrenal gland
18 terms
Medical Terminology, Endocrine System
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
cortic/o
extremities
gland
adrenal glands
cortex
acr/o
extremities
aden/o
gland
39 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
adrenal gland
adrenal medula
androgen
diabetes
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
An endocrine organ that secretes epinephrine and norpinephrin…
male sex hormone that is produced in the testes and responsib…
any of several metabolic disorders marked by excessive urinat…
adrenal gland
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
adrenal medula
An endocrine organ that secretes epinephrine and norpinephrin…
Medical Terminology-Endocrine System
Endocrine glands
Endocrine structures
acr/o
adren/o
secrete hormones that regulate: metabolic rate, water,mineral…
adrenal glands, ovaries, pancreas,parathyroid glands, pineal,…
extremities
adrenal glands
Endocrine glands
secrete hormones that regulate: metabolic rate, water,mineral…
Endocrine structures
adrenal glands, ovaries, pancreas,parathyroid glands, pineal,…
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
47 terms
Medical Terminology- Endocrine System
Adren/o
Aden/o
Cortic/o
-crine
Adrenal gland
Gland
Cortex or outer layer of a gland
To secrete
Adren/o
Adrenal gland
Aden/o
Gland
Terminology of the Endocrine System
adrenal gland
appetite
body
calcium
adren/o
orex/o
somat/o
calc/o
adrenal gland
adren/o
appetite
orex/o
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
42 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
gonad/o
gland
adrenal gland
gland
sex glands
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland
The Endocrine System Med Terminology
acromegaly
addison's disease
adrenalitis
adrenocorticotropic hormones (ACTH)
enlargement of the extremities caused by excessive secretion…
condition that occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce…
inflammation of the adrenal glands
...
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities caused by excessive secretion…
addison's disease
condition that occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce…
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
Pituitary gland or hypophysis cerebri
anterior lobe (adenohypophysis)
Posterior lobe (neurohypophysis)
adrenocorticotropic hormone
approximately the size of a pea and located at the base of th…
produces and secretes: GH, ACTH, TSH, gonadotropic hormones,…
Stores and releases ADH and oxytocin.
stimulates the adrenal cortex.
Pituitary gland or hypophysis cerebri
approximately the size of a pea and located at the base of th…
anterior lobe (adenohypophysis)
produces and secretes: GH, ACTH, TSH, gonadotropic hormones,…
53 terms
Medical Terminology- Endocrine system
Endocrine
Exocrine
Hypothalamus
Anterior pituitary
releases substances (hormones) into bloodstream
releases substances to outside of body or into intestines. Ie…
"control center" for pituitary gland.
adenohypophysis
Endocrine
releases substances (hormones) into bloodstream
Exocrine
releases substances to outside of body or into intestines. Ie…
138 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
extremities
gland
adrenal gland
adrenal gland
acr/o
extremities
aden/o
gland
27 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY: Endocrine System
Aden/o
Adrenal/o
calc/o
Gluc/o
Gland
adrenal glands
calcium
Sugar, sweetness
Aden/o
Gland
Adrenal/o
adrenal glands
Medical Terminology- Endocrine System
adren/o, adrenal/o
hypophys/o, pituitary/o
oophor/o, ovari/o
orch/o, orchi/o, orchid/o
adrenal gland
pituitary gland
ovary
testis
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal gland
hypophys/o, pituitary/o
pituitary gland
67 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
endo-
ex-
exo-
para-
inner, within, inside
external, outward, out, out from
outward, outside
beside, near, beyond
endo-
inner, within, inside
ex-
external, outward, out, out from
100 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine system
Adren/o
Acr/o
Gonad/o
-dipsia
Adrenal glands
Extremities
Ovaries or testicles
Thirst
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
Acr/o
Extremities
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Primary Glands (8)
Secondary glands (3)
Diabetes
the body system that includes internal ductless organs (gland…
Pituitary, pineal, thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas, adrenals,…
thymus, placenta during pregnancy, and the gastrointestinal g…
general term for diseases marked by excessive urination; usua…
Endocrine System
the body system that includes internal ductless organs (gland…
Primary Glands (8)
Pituitary, pineal, thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas, adrenals,…
60 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
Adrenal Glands (primary function)
Gonads (primary function)
Male Testicles/Testes (primary function)
Female Ovaries (primary function)
- Regulate electrolyte levels... - Influence metabolism... - Respon…
Regulate development and maintenance of... secondary sex charact…
Sperm-producing gland
Ova (egg) producing gland
Adrenal Glands (primary function)
- Regulate electrolyte levels... - Influence metabolism... - Respon…
Gonads (primary function)
Regulate development and maintenance of... secondary sex charact…
44 terms
Medical Terminology; Endocrine System
-Hyper
-Acr/o
-Adrenal/o, Adren/o
-Aden/o
Excessive, Above Normal
Extremity
Adrenaline Glands
Gland
-Hyper
Excessive, Above Normal
-Acr/o
Extremity
19 terms
Medical terminology, the endocrine system
Acromegaly
Adenectomy
Adenoidectomy
Adrenogenic
Enlargement of bones of the extremities
Removal of any gland
Removal of adenoids
Originating in the adrenals
Acromegaly
Enlargement of bones of the extremities
Adenectomy
Removal of any gland
Medical terminology Endocrine System
Acr/o
Adren/o
Crin/o
-dipsia
Extremities, top, extreme point (acrobat)
Adrenal glands
Secrete
Thirst
Acr/o
Extremities, top, extreme point (acrobat)
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
Medical Terminology, Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o
calc/i
cortic/o
extremities
adrenal gland
calcium
cortex
acr/o
extremities
adren/o
adrenal gland
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal gland
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal gland
Medical Terminology- Endocrine System
Adren/o
Adrenal/o
Home/o
Poly-
Adrenal glands
Adrenal glands
Same, alike
Many, much
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
Adrenal/o
Adrenal glands
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
25 terms
The Endocrine System Medical Terminology
Target Cell
Nonsteroid Hormone
Hyperglycemia
Glucocorticoids (GCs)
A cell acted on by a particular hormone and responding to it
A general type of hormone that does not ... have the lipid stero…
Higher than normal blood glucose concentration
Hormones that influence food metabolism and are secreted by t…
Target Cell
A cell acted on by a particular hormone and responding to it
Nonsteroid Hormone
A general type of hormone that does not ... have the lipid stero…
14 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
Adren/o
Adrenal/o
Hypophys/o
Oophor/o
Adrenal glands
Adrenal glands
Pituitary
Ovary
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
Adrenal/o
Adrenal glands
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
calc/o
crin/o
extremities
adrenal glands
calcium
to secrete
acr/o
extremities
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands
15 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
tox/o, -toxic, toxic/o
adrenal/o, adren/o
gluc/o, glyc/o, glycos/o
calc/o
poison
adrenal glands
sugar, sweetness
calcium
tox/o, -toxic, toxic/o
poison
adrenal/o, adren/o
adrenal glands
15 terms
terminology to describe endocrine system
Amines
steroids
glycoproteins
peptides
Organic compounds derived from ammonia by replacement of one…
a lipid molecule that consists of 4 interconnected carbon rin…
a protein molecule with a smaller carb covalently bonded to i…
any chain of 2 or more acids... ex:polypeptide
Amines
Organic compounds derived from ammonia by replacement of one…
steroids
a lipid molecule that consists of 4 interconnected carbon rin…
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