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29 terms
Medical terminology endocrine system
Aden/o
Pituit/hypophys/o
Tropic, tropin
Anti
Gland
Pituitary gland
Stimulating activity of
Against
Aden/o
Gland
Pituit/hypophys/o
Pituitary gland
71 terms
The Endocrine system medical terminology
Adrenal glands... Adren/o
Adren/o
Gonads... Male testicles... Female ovaries
Gonad/o Gonadism
Regulate electrolyte level's, influence metabolism, and respo…
Pertaining to the adrenal glands
Regulate development and maintenance of secondary sex charact…
Pertaining to the sex organs
Adrenal glands... Adren/o
Regulate electrolyte level's, influence metabolism, and respo…
Adren/o
Pertaining to the adrenal glands
71 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
acr/o
aden/o
adrenal/o
andr/o
extremeties, top, extreme point
gland
hormone producing glands located above kidney
male
acr/o
extremeties, top, extreme point
aden/o
gland
29 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
Edema
Exophthalmos
Glycosuria
Gynecomastia
Condition in which the body tissues contain excessive amounts…
Condition in which the eyeballs protrude, such as in Graves'…
Having a high level of sugar excreted in the urine.
Development of breast tissue in males.
Edema
Condition in which the body tissues contain excessive amounts…
Exophthalmos
Condition in which the eyeballs protrude, such as in Graves'…
53 terms
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: The Endocrine System
Acr/o
Adren/o
Crin/o
-dipsia
Extremities,top
Adrenal gland
Secrete
Thirst
Acr/o
Extremities,top
Adren/o
Adrenal gland
26 terms
Medical Terminology-Endocrine System
aden/o
adrenal/o, adren/o
andr/o
calc/i
gland
adrenal gland
male
calcium
aden/o
gland
adrenal/o, adren/o
adrenal gland
Veterinary Terminology- Endocrine System
Endocrinology
Endocrine glands
Endocrine
Thyroid gland
Study of the endocrine glands and the hormones they produce
Secretes hormones directly into the blood stream
Internally secreted
Secretes thyroxine
Endocrinology
Study of the endocrine glands and the hormones they produce
Endocrine glands
Secretes hormones directly into the blood stream
27 terms
Endocrine System Terminology
aden
adrena
crine
glyc
gland
adrenal
to secrete
sugar
aden
gland
adrena
adrenal
37 terms
The Endocrine System - Medical Terminology
acid/o
acr/o
calci/o
crin/o
having an acidic pH (lower than 7.0)
extremity, top
calcium
to secrete
acid/o
having an acidic pH (lower than 7.0)
acr/o
extremity, top
31 terms
endocrine system medical terminology
acroomegaly
adrenal
dwarism
exophtalmos
enlargemant of body extremity
pertaining toward the kidney
abnormal condition of smallness
one who has abnormal protrusion of eyeball
acroomegaly
enlargemant of body extremity
adrenal
pertaining toward the kidney
endocrine system medical terminology
acr/o
megaly
arden
al
body extermity
enlargement of
toward the kidney
pretaining to
acr/o
body extermity
megaly
enlargement of
44 terms
Medical Terminology: The Endocrine System
Adrenal Glands
Gonads
Ovaries
Pancreatic Islets
adren/o; regulate electrolyte levels, influence metabolism, a…
gonad/o
ovari/o
pancreat/o
Adrenal Glands
adren/o; regulate electrolyte levels, influence metabolism, a…
Gonads
gonad/o
26 terms
Terminology_Endocrine System
Nervous system
Endocrine system
endocrine glands
exocrine glands
controls homeostasis through nerve impluses (action potential…
releases its messenger molecules, called hormones into bloods…
secreting products, hormones, into extracellular spaces, and…
directly into ducts that transport them to specific locations…
Nervous system
controls homeostasis through nerve impluses (action potential…
Endocrine system
releases its messenger molecules, called hormones into bloods…
80 terms
Endocrine System Terminology
pituitary gland
hypothalamus
indirect-acting hormones
direct-acting hormones
located at base of brain, also called hypophysis, known as ma…
located below the thalamus and secretes releasing and inhibit…
hormones released from the anterior pituitary gland, so calle…
hormones released from the posterior pituitary gland, so call…
pituitary gland
located at base of brain, also called hypophysis, known as ma…
hypothalamus
located below the thalamus and secretes releasing and inhibit…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
acr/o
toxic/o
aden/o
thyr/o
extremities
toxin, poison
gland
thyroid
acr/o
extremities
toxic/o
toxin, poison
23 terms
Medical terminology---endocrine system
endocrine
adrenal gland
cortisol
cushing's disease
glands that secrete hormones directly into the circulatory sy…
paried endocrine glands located atop the kidney. secrete gluc…
hormone secreted by the adrenal gland that regulates metaboli…
condition caused by hypersecretion of hormones by the adrenal…
endocrine
glands that secrete hormones directly into the circulatory sy…
adrenal gland
paried endocrine glands located atop the kidney. secrete gluc…
13 terms
Medical Terminology- endocrine system
Endocrine system
Acro
Adeno
Gluco
The glands that produce endocrine secretions that help to con…
Extremity
Gland
Sugar
Endocrine system
The glands that produce endocrine secretions that help to con…
Acro
Extremity
32 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acr/o
megaly
adren
-al
body extremity
enlargement of
toward the kidney
pertaining to
acr/o
body extremity
megaly
enlargement of
67 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
Antagonistic
Glucagon
Glucose
Insulin
Acting in opposition
Hormone produced by pancreatic alpha cells that stimulate the…
Simple sugar that is the end product of carbohydrate digestion
Hormone produced by pancreatic beta cells that allows body ce…
Antagonistic
Acting in opposition
Glucagon
Hormone produced by pancreatic alpha cells that stimulate the…
14 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
Pituitary Gland or Hypophysis Cerebri
Anterior Lobe or Adenohypophysis
Growth Hormone (GH)
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
Size of a pea, located in the base of the brain. Divided into…
Produces and secretes hormones: Growth hormones, ACTH, TSH, g…
Regulates the growth of the body.
Stimulates the adrenal cortex
Pituitary Gland or Hypophysis Cerebri
Size of a pea, located in the base of the brain. Divided into…
Anterior Lobe or Adenohypophysis
Produces and secretes hormones: Growth hormones, ACTH, TSH, g…
59 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
addison disease
adrenal gland
primary causes hypofunction of endocri…
secondary causes hypofunction of endoc…
hypofunctioning of adrenal cortex
endocrine glands situated near the kidney
destruction of cells by disease; ... congenital; ... defect or bloc…
lesion on pituitary interferes with secretions of target orga…
addison disease
hypofunctioning of adrenal cortex
adrenal gland
endocrine glands situated near the kidney
41 terms
Medical Terminology-Endocrine system
Aden/o, Adren/o
adrenal/o
calc/o
gluc/o, glyc/o
Gland
adrenal glands
calcium
sugar, sweetness
Aden/o, Adren/o
Gland
adrenal/o
adrenal glands
20 terms
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM TERMINOLOGY
ACTH
ADH
Ca
DI
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
Antidiuretic hormone
Calcium
Diabetes insipidus
ACTH
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
ADH
Antidiuretic hormone
16 terms
Endocrine System Terminology
adrenal cortex
adrenal medulla
-crine
diuret-
the outer portion of the adrenal gland; secretes hormones tha…
the center portion of the adrenal gland; secretes epinephrine…
to secrete
to pass or secrete urine
adrenal cortex
the outer portion of the adrenal gland; secretes hormones tha…
adrenal medulla
the center portion of the adrenal gland; secretes epinephrine…
15 terms
endocrine system terminology
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal gland
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal gland
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
acromegaly
adrenalitis
adren/o
antagonistic
hormonal disorder that promotes the soft tissue and bones of…
inflammation of the adrenal glands
adrenal glands
acting in opposition; mutually opposing
acromegaly
hormonal disorder that promotes the soft tissue and bones of…
adrenalitis
inflammation of the adrenal glands
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
Endocrine System Terminology
ACTH
ADH
Ca
DI
Adrenocorticotrophic Hormone
Antidiuretic Hormone
Calcium
Diabetes Insipidus
ACTH
Adrenocorticotrophic Hormone
ADH
Antidiuretic Hormone
32 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acr/o
megaly
adren
-al
body extremity
enlargement of
toward the kidney
pertaining to
acr/o
body extremity
megaly
enlargement of
32 terms
Endocrine System Medical terminology
acr/o
megaly
adren
-al
body extremity
enlargment of
toward the kidney
pertaining to
acr/o
body extremity
megaly
enlargment of
29 terms
AP Endocrine System Terminology
Adenohypophysis
Endocrine Gland
Exocrine Gland
Hormone
the glandular, anterior lobe that together with the posterior…
glands of the endocrine system that secrete their products, h…
a gland (as a sweat gland, a salivary gland, or a kidney) tha…
a regulatory substance produced in an organism and transporte…
Adenohypophysis
the glandular, anterior lobe that together with the posterior…
Endocrine Gland
glands of the endocrine system that secrete their products, h…
83 terms
Medical Terminology, Endocrine System
Endocrine System
gland
Endocrine glands
Exocrine glands
Formed of group of glands which:... ➢ Secrete directly into the…
-an organ that secretes a substance... 2 different types of glan…
❖ Have no Duct (ductless)... ❖ Secrete Hormones
❖ Have ducts... ❖ Secrete different substance (sweat, tears..)... ➢…
Endocrine System
Formed of group of glands which:... ➢ Secrete directly into the…
gland
-an organ that secretes a substance... 2 different types of glan…
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
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
ary
crine
ectomy
emia
Pertaining to
To secrete
Surgical removal
Blood condition
ary
Pertaining to
crine
To secrete
39 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
endo-
-crine
endocrine system
hypothalamus
A prefix meaning inside, or within.
A suffix meaning secrete (to produce and release a substance).
The system of the body that is responsible for growth, develo…
A part of the brain that secretes hormones that control sever…
endo-
A prefix meaning inside, or within.
-crine
A suffix meaning secrete (to produce and release a substance).
178 terms
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…
32 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acr/o
megaly
adren
-al
body extremity
enlargement of
toward the kidney
pertaining to
acr/o
body extremity
megaly
enlargement of
32 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
arc/o
megaly
adren
-al
body extremity
enlargement
toward the kidney
pertaining to
arc/o
body extremity
megaly
enlargement
32 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acr/o
thyr
poly-
dipsia
body extremity
shield
many, much
thirst
acr/o
body extremity
thyr
shield
31 terms
Endocrine system medical terminology
acr/o
megaly
adren
-ism
body extremity
enlargement of
toward the kidney
abnormal condition of
acr/o
body extremity
megaly
enlargement of
51 terms
Medical Terminology: endocrine system
adrenal gland
endocrine
hormone
hypophysis
gland on the superior surface of the kidney; outer region sec…
pertaining to a ductless gland that secretes hormones into th…
secretion of an endocrine gland; substance that travels in th…
pituitary gland
adrenal gland
gland on the superior surface of the kidney; outer region sec…
endocrine
pertaining to a ductless gland that secretes hormones into th…
18 terms
Endocrine System Terminology
Corticoids
Cretinism
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Insipidus
hormones secreted by the three cell layers of the adrenal cor…
dwarfism caused by hypo-secretion of the thyroid gland.
a condition caused by the hypersecretion of glucocorticoids f…
a condition resulting from hyposecretion of ADH in which larg…
Corticoids
hormones secreted by the three cell layers of the adrenal cor…
Cretinism
dwarfism caused by hypo-secretion of the thyroid gland.
70 terms
Medical Terminology: The Endocrine System
Acromegaly
Adenohypophysis
Adenoma
Adenopathy
a chronic metabolic condition characterized by gradual, notic…
the anterior pituitary gland
a glandular tumor
any disease of a gland, characterized by enlargement
Acromegaly
a chronic metabolic condition characterized by gradual, notic…
Adenohypophysis
the anterior pituitary gland
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
28 terms
Endocrine System Terminology
endocrine system
aden
adrena
crine
a system of glands that secrete hormones into the bloodstream
gland
adrenal
to secrete
endocrine system
a system of glands that secrete hormones into the bloodstream
aden
gland
14 terms
Endocrine system terminology
Cort
Crin
Diuret
Endo
Bark; adrenal cortex
to secrete
To make urine
Within
Cort
Bark; adrenal cortex
Crin
to secrete
29 terms
The Nervous and Endocrine System Terminology
Homeostasis
Feedback Loop
Positive feedback loop
Negative feedback loop
To maintain a constant, internal environment.
Characteristic of homeostatic control. Detection system regul…
When a stimulus amplifies/intensifies the response to the sti…
A homeostatic control in which the response to the stimulus r…
Homeostasis
To maintain a constant, internal environment.
Feedback Loop
Characteristic of homeostatic control. Detection system regul…
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…
49 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
pituitary gland
anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
posterior lobe of the pituitary gland
thyroid gland
tiny, pea shaped structure at the base of the brain, anterior…
secretion of 6 hormones:... -adrenocorticotropic hormone, ACTH,…
secretion of two hormones ... -antidiuretic hormone, ADH, also c…
two lobes on either side of the trachea, secretion of three h…
pituitary gland
tiny, pea shaped structure at the base of the brain, anterior…
anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
secretion of 6 hormones:... -adrenocorticotropic hormone, ACTH,…
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