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133 terms
The Endocrine System- Endocrinology
adenalgia
adrenal virilism
adrenarche
hirsutism
gland pain
development of male secondary sexual characteristics caused b…
beginning of adrenal secretion (at puberty)
excessive growth of facial and body hair
adenalgia
gland pain
adrenal virilism
development of male secondary sexual characteristics caused b…
133 terms
The Endocrine System- Endocrinology
Aden/o
Adren/o and Adrenal/o
Cortic/o
Crin/o
gland
adrenal gland
outer surface
secrete
Aden/o
gland
Adren/o and Adrenal/o
adrenal gland
71 terms
The Endocrine System-Endocrinology
Aden/o
Cortic/o
Gonad/o
Hypophys/o
Gland
Outer surface of any organ
Gonads(sex organs)
Pituitary gland
Aden/o
Gland
Cortic/o
Outer surface of any organ
156 terms
The Endocrine System-Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
cortic/o
gland
adrenal gland (on the kidney)... ad (to, on) + renal (kidney)
adrenal gland (on the kidney)... ad (to, on) + renal (kidney)
outer surface (of any organ)
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland (on the kidney)... ad (to, on) + renal (kidney)
27 terms
14 Endocrinology: Endocrine System
Endocrinology
endocrine system
homeostasis
hypothalamus
innermost; within,secrete, study of... Study of inner most secrete
The glands and parts of glands that produce endocrine secreti…
This is a state of equilibrium of the internal environment so…
A neural structure lying below the thalamus; directs eating,…
Endocrinology
innermost; within,secrete, study of... Study of inner most secrete
endocrine system
The glands and parts of glands that produce endocrine secreti…
54 terms
Endocrine System/Endocrinology
Exocrine vs endocrine
hormone
Pituitary gland
Somatotropin
exocrine: to excrete outward... endocrine: to secrete inward
to urge on
anterior, master gland, pea sized, under hypothalamus in brain
growth hormone (GH), somato = growth... tropin = development
Exocrine vs endocrine
exocrine: to excrete outward... endocrine: to secrete inward
hormone
to urge on
68 terms
Endocrine System/Endocrinology
what is the endocrine system made of
what is the endocrine system responsib…
what is the exocrine system
what does endocrinology mean
system of glands that release hormones directly into blood st…
regulates body functions and maintains homeostasis
digestive enzymes, tear ducts, mammary glands, salivary gland…
the study of secretions within
what is the endocrine system made of
system of glands that release hormones directly into blood st…
what is the endocrine system responsib…
regulates body functions and maintains homeostasis
The Endocrine System/Endocrinology (Ch. 7)
aden/o
adren/o
gluc/o, glyc/o
gonad/o
gland
adrenal gland
sugar
gonads (sex organs)
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland
92 terms
Chapter 7: The Endocrine System - Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
cortic/o
gonad/o
gland
adrenal gland
outer surface
gonads
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal gland
12 terms
PRINCIPLES OF ENDOCRINOLOGY & THE CENTRAL ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
Explain the differences between paracr…
Understand the role of the endocrine s…
Amine hormones
Peptide hormones
1. Paracrine signaling is fast and uses nearby target cells t…
It helps the body maintain homestasis by reacting to stress,…
Derive from Tryptophan and Tyresene. Tryptophan can break dow…
Derive from the blood and initiate a seconddary hormone respo…
Explain the differences between paracr…
1. Paracrine signaling is fast and uses nearby target cells t…
Understand the role of the endocrine s…
It helps the body maintain homestasis by reacting to stress,…
60 terms
Chapter 7-The Endocrine System- Endocrinology
The endocrine glands are the main sign…
adreno/pathy
Ad/renal
Cortic/o
Includes the hypothalamus, pituary, thyroid, parathyroid, adr…
Gland pain
To,on/kidney ... Kidney gland
Outer surface of any organ
The endocrine glands are the main sign…
Includes the hypothalamus, pituary, thyroid, parathyroid, adr…
adreno/pathy
Gland pain
149 terms
Chapter 7 The Endocrine System-Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
cortic/o
gonad/o
gland
adrenal gland
outer surface
gonads (sex organs)
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal gland
129 terms
Chapter 7: The Endocrine system, Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
cortic/o
gonad/o
gland, refers to any gland
adrenal gland, on the kidney
outer surface of any organ
gonads (sex organs), in males= gonads or testes, in female= t…
aden/o
gland, refers to any gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal gland, on the kidney
53 terms
Ch. 7 the Endocrine system- Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
cortic/o
crin/o
gland
adrenal gland
outer surface
secrete
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal gland
149 terms
Chapter 7 - The Endocrine System - Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
cortic/o
gonad/o
gland
adrenal gland
outer surface
gonads (sex organs)
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal gland
155 terms
Medical Terminology The Endocrine System-Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
cotric/o
gland
adrenal gland (located in the body)
adrenal gland (located in the body)
outer surface
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland (located in the body)
32 terms
NCNM Endocrinology Intro to Endocrine System
Exocrine Glands
Endocrine Glands
Examples of endocrine glands:
What are some examples of organs that…
have ducts that carry their secretory products to a surface
"ductless" secretes hormones directly into the blood
pineal gland... hypothalamus-pituitary... thyroid... parathyroid... pancr…
SI, LI... LR... KD... HT... Immune cells... Thymus... Placenta
Exocrine Glands
have ducts that carry their secretory products to a surface
Endocrine Glands
"ductless" secretes hormones directly into the blood
29 terms
Chapter 7-The Endocrine System-Endocrinology
Mark all glands classified as endocrin…
The end result is that the endocrine s…
The thyroid gland and parathyroid glan…
The pancreas secretes hormones that:
...
...
keep critical minerals like calcium and sodium in balance
control the level of sugar in the blood
Mark all glands classified as endocrin…
...
The end result is that the endocrine s…
...
57 terms
Chapter 14. Endocrinology: Endocrine System
Endocrinology
Endo-
crin/o-
-logy
**The study of the organs & glands within the body that secre…
innermost, within the ... organs & glands
secrete
the study of
Endocrinology
**The study of the organs & glands within the body that secre…
Endo-
innermost, within the ... organs & glands
150 terms
Chapter 7: Endocrine System-Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o... adrenal/o
cortic/o
gonad/o
Gland
Adrenal gland
Outer surface
Gonads
aden/o
Gland
adren/o... adrenal/o
Adrenal gland
31 terms
Ch 15: Endocrinology (endocrine system)
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
crin/o
gland
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
secrete
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal glands
58 terms
endocrinology, pharmaceutical, endocrine system, pharmacology
barbiturate
antitussive
placebo
anticoagulant
used in tranquilizers, acts as a depressant on the central ne…
drug that relieves coughing
ineffective substance administered for a suggestive effect or…
chemical that delays or prevents the clotting of blood
barbiturate
used in tranquilizers, acts as a depressant on the central ne…
antitussive
drug that relieves coughing
30 terms
Ch.15 Endocrinology: Endocrine System
Pineal Gland
Melatonin
Pituitary Gland "master gland"
Pituitary Gland consists of 2 parts
-in thalamus... -secretes the hormone melatonin
regulates circadian rhythm
-controlled by hypothalamus ... -regulates function of many othe…
-anterior lobe ... -posterior lobe
Pineal Gland
-in thalamus... -secretes the hormone melatonin
Melatonin
regulates circadian rhythm
36 terms
Ch14: Endocrinology - Endocrine System
Which is the master gland of the​ body?
What is another word for the anterior…
How many parathyroid glands do you​ ha…
The posterior pituitary is also called…
pituitary
adenohypophysis
4
neurohypophysis.
Which is the master gland of the​ body?
pituitary
What is another word for the anterior…
adenohypophysis
14 terms
Lecture 7 - Endocrinology 1 - The endocrine system and hormones
Describe the role of the endocrine sys…
Endocrine systems components
Definition of a hormone
Based on their chemical structure, hor…
All the body's hormone-secreting glands
Hypothalamus... Pituitary gland... Pineal gland... Thyroid gland... Parat…
Chemical messenger synthesized by specific endocrine cells in…
Amine, peptide or steroid hormones
Describe the role of the endocrine sys…
All the body's hormone-secreting glands
Endocrine systems components
Hypothalamus... Pituitary gland... Pineal gland... Thyroid gland... Parat…
29 terms
Endocrinology/Endocrine System (Chapter 15/ Lesson 12)
hypersecretion
hyposecretion
gland
adrenal gland
gland releases too much hormone
gland releases too little hormone
A group of cells that work together to produce and secrete su…
Hormone-producing glands to help the body respond to emergenc…
hypersecretion
gland releases too much hormone
hyposecretion
gland releases too little hormone
30 terms
Endocrinology/Endocrine System (Chapter 15/Lesson 12)
aden/o
adren/o... adrenal/o
crin/o
glyc/o... glycos/o... gluc/o
gland
adrenal glands
secrete
sugar
aden/o
gland
adren/o... adrenal/o
adrenal glands
115 terms
Ch 12 The Endocrine System- The Essentials of the Language of Endocrinology
Endocrinologists
A hormone is
antidiuretic (s. ic- pertaining to; p.…
endocrine (p.endo-within r. crine- sec…
who are medical specialists concerned with the production and…
secreted by an endocrine gland or cell and is carried by the…
An agent that decreases urine production
A gland that produces an internal or hormonal secretion
Endocrinologists
who are medical specialists concerned with the production and…
A hormone is
secreted by an endocrine gland or cell and is carried by the…
90 terms
Chapter 12: The Endocrine System. The Essentials of the Language of Endocrinology
anti-
-di-
-uret-
endo-
against
complete
urination
within, inside
anti-
against
-di-
complete
120 terms
Medical Terminology Unit 7 - The Endocrine System - Endocrinology
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
cortic/o
gonad/o
gland
adrenal gland
surface
gonads (sex organs)
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal gland
22 terms
Endocrine System 1:General Principles of Endocrinology
Endocrine hormones originate...
Endocrine hormones travel...
Endocrine hormones work in conjunction…
Gastrointestinal Polypeptides Hormones…
from a small localized part of the body.
through the blood stream to reach target tissues.
nervous system, to regulate body functions.
1.) Gastrin... 2.) Cholecystokinin... 3.) Secretin... 4.) Motilin... 5.)…
Endocrine hormones originate...
from a small localized part of the body.
Endocrine hormones travel...
through the blood stream to reach target tissues.
155 terms
p. 11 Organization of the endocrine system, overview of endocrinology
endocrine, paracrine, autocrine, and n…
Endocrine
Paracrine
Autocrine
4 broad categories of signaling:
hormones reach their targets by traveling through the bloodst…
hormones produced by 1 cell impact activities of another cell…
hormones that act on the same cells that produced them
endocrine, paracrine, autocrine, and n…
4 broad categories of signaling:
Endocrine
hormones reach their targets by traveling through the bloodst…
151 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 7- The Endocrine System-Endocrinology
ACTH
BS
CSII
CGM
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
Blood Sugar
Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion
Continuous glucose monitor
ACTH
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
BS
Blood Sugar
45 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15: Endocrinology (Endocrine System)
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
crin/o
gland
adrenal gland
adrenal gland
to secrete
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland
48 terms
Chapter 15: Endocrinology - The Endocrine System (Dec. 1)
Glands of the endocrine system:
Pineal gland
Pituitary gland
Lobes of the pituitary gland
-pineal... -pituitary... -thyroid/parathyroids... -thymus... -adrenal... -pa…
-in the thalamus... -secretes the hormone melatonin, which regul…
-"master gland"... -controlled by hypothalamus... -regulated functi…
-anterior lobe... -posterior lobe
Glands of the endocrine system:
-pineal... -pituitary... -thyroid/parathyroids... -thymus... -adrenal... -pa…
Pineal gland
-in the thalamus... -secretes the hormone melatonin, which regul…
68 terms
med term chp 14: endocrinology-endocrine system
acr/o-
aden/o-
andr/o-
antagon/o-
extremity, highest point
gland
male
oppose, work against
acr/o-
extremity, highest point
aden/o-
gland
44 terms
Med Term: Ch. 15 - Endocrinology: Endocrine System
gland
adrenal glands
secrete
sugar
aden/o
adren/o... adrenal/o
crin/o
glyc/o... glycos/o
gland
aden/o
adrenal glands
adren/o... adrenal/o
Ch.15 ENDOCRINOLOGY Endocrine System: combining form
Aden/o
Adren/o
Adrenal/o
Crin/o
Gland
Adrenal glands
Adrenal glands
Secrete
Aden/o
Gland
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
20 terms
Endocrinology Packet Part 1 - Endocrine System
1. Glands with an opening to the outsi…
1. ___ secretions travel through ducts…
Sweat glands, milk glands, salivary gl…
1. Endocrine secretions are called ___…
1. Exocrine... 2. Endocrine (hormones)
1. Exocrine... 2. Endocrine (hormones)
Exocrine
1. Hormones... 2. Bloodstream
1. Glands with an opening to the outsi…
1. Exocrine... 2. Endocrine (hormones)
1. ___ secretions travel through ducts…
1. Exocrine... 2. Endocrine (hormones)
20 terms
Endocrinology Packet Part 1 - Endocrine System
1. Glands with an opening to the outsi…
1. ___ secretions travel through ducts…
Sweat glands, milk glands, salivary gl…
1. Endocrine secretions are called ___…
1. Exocrine... 2. Endocrine (hormones)
1. Exocrine... 2. Endocrine (hormones)
Exocrine
1. Hormones... 2. Bloodstream
1. Glands with an opening to the outsi…
1. Exocrine... 2. Endocrine (hormones)
1. ___ secretions travel through ducts…
1. Exocrine... 2. Endocrine (hormones)
52 terms
Bio Exam 3 Endocrine System (Endocrinology)
Endocrine System
Endocrine System Purpose
Hormones
local hormones
consist of glands and tissues that secrete hormones
uses hormones to help maintain homeostasis when hormones get…
chemicals that affect the behavior of other glands or tissues…
affect neighboring cells... -ex: prostaglandins mediate pain and…
Endocrine System
consist of glands and tissues that secrete hormones
Endocrine System Purpose
uses hormones to help maintain homeostasis when hormones get…
38 terms
Primate Sex Test Two Endocrinology and Endocrine System
Berthold 1849
Bernard (1855)... Starling and Bayliss (1…
Hormones
Exocrine glands
castration, castration and reimplantation, castration and tra…
special organs pour chemical secretions directly into bloodst…
signal molecules... secreted in bloodstream by glandular cells... M…
apical, secreted into ducts, sweat, salivary, mammary glands
Berthold 1849
castration, castration and reimplantation, castration and tra…
Bernard (1855)... Starling and Bayliss (1…
special organs pour chemical secretions directly into bloodst…
14 terms
Endocrine System Study Set
Endocrine gland
Hormone
Target Cells
Hypothalamus
Organ that produces chemical that causes a change elsewhere i…
Chemical produced by a gland to be used at a site elsewhere i…
Cells located elsewhere in the body that are affected by a ho…
-Link between Nervous and Endocrine Systems... -Controls the pit…
Endocrine gland
Organ that produces chemical that causes a change elsewhere i…
Hormone
Chemical produced by a gland to be used at a site elsewhere i…
195 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 7 - The Endocrine System - Endocrinology (Exam 2)
thyroid gland
parathyroid gland
adrenal gland location
aden/o
makes hormones that affect the body's metabolism, as well as…
makes hormone that works along with the thyroid hormone to co…
on top of the kidneys
gland
thyroid gland
makes hormones that affect the body's metabolism, as well as…
parathyroid gland
makes hormone that works along with the thyroid hormone to co…
99 terms
Endocrine System Study Guide
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenal gland
adrenal medula
enlargement of the extremities. Hypersecretion of GH after lo…
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex: results in bronzing of…
pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney
middle of adrenal gland, secretes catecholamines (epinephrine…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities. Hypersecretion of GH after lo…
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex: results in bronzing of…
57 terms
Endocrine System Study Guide
Mechanisms for cell communication
Hormone
Organs of Endocrine System
Endocrine glands
∙Necessary for integration of cell activities... ∙Mechanisms... ⁻…
chemical messenger secreted into bloodstream, stimulates resp…
Pineal gland... hypothalamus... pituitary gland... thyroid gland... thymu…
No ducts, release hormones into tissue fluids, have dense cap…
Mechanisms for cell communication
∙Necessary for integration of cell activities... ∙Mechanisms... ⁻…
Hormone
chemical messenger secreted into bloodstream, stimulates resp…
11 terms
Endocrine System Study Set
Hypothalamus
Pituitary Gland
Thyroid
Parathyroid
Helps Send Information to the Pituitary gland
Controls most of the major glands in the Endocrine System
Makes and stores hormones that control how fast your body cel…
Keeps the level of calcium in your body at a certain level
Hypothalamus
Helps Send Information to the Pituitary gland
Pituitary Gland
Controls most of the major glands in the Endocrine System
41 terms
Endocrine System Study Guide-
Adrenal gland
diabetes
Endocrine system
Glucose
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
A medical condition that can cause the body to require the en…
The system of glands that produce endocrine secretions that h…
The body's blood sugar; a simple form of carbohydrate
Adrenal gland
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
diabetes
A medical condition that can cause the body to require the en…
52 terms
Hypothalamo-Hypophysial Axis & Its Role in Endocrinological Functions (Endocrine Systems)
T/F?... Most physiological processes are…
Sensors
A controller
An effector
True
detect state, or level, of some feature a controller
acts as an integrating centre, by evaluating incoming info, t…
effects a change in the variable, returning it back to some s…
T/F?... Most physiological processes are…
True
Sensors
detect state, or level, of some feature a controller
41 terms
Endocrine System Study Guide-
Adrenal gland
diabetes
Endocrine system
Glucose
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
A medical condition that can cause the body to require the en…
The system of glands that produce endocrine secretions that h…
The body's blood sugar; a simple form of carbohydrate
Adrenal gland
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
diabetes
A medical condition that can cause the body to require the en…
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