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1. Which endocrine gland is consider "The Master Gland" pituitary gland 2. Most glandular activity is controlled by the _____. pituitary 3. Which gland secretes growth hormone (GH: somatotropin)? anterior pituitary 4. Which gland secretes hormones that
pituitary gland
piuitary gland
anterior pituitary
anterior pituitary
Which endocrine gland is consider "The Master Gland"
Most glandular activity is controlled by the _____.
Which gland secretes growth hormone (GH: somatotropin)?
Which gland secretes hormones that control and regulate other…
pituitary gland
Which endocrine gland is consider "The Master Gland"
piuitary gland
Most glandular activity is controlled by the _____.
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Endocrine System- Intro, Pituitary, and Pineal glands
The endocrine system has actions that…
This anterior pituitary hormone is ess…
Hormones that stimulate other endocrin…
Hormones act as ___ messengers.
Slower, prolonged
ACTH (adrenocorticotropic hormone)
Tropic hormones
Chemical
The endocrine system has actions that…
Slower, prolonged
This anterior pituitary hormone is ess…
ACTH (adrenocorticotropic hormone)
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Glands
endocrine glands
hormones
pineal gland
pituitary gland
glands that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream
chemical released into the bloodstream directly by endocrine…
endocrine glands
glands that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream
hormones
chemical released into the bloodstream directly by endocrine…
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Endocrine Hormones and Their Glands
Hypothalamus
Pituitary Gland
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Gland
Regulates anterior pituitary hormones.
Master gland, controls the other endocrine glands.
Gland responsible for secreting thyroxine and calcitonin.
Gland responsible for secreting parathyroid hormone. (B in pi…
Hypothalamus
Regulates anterior pituitary hormones.
Pituitary Gland
Master gland, controls the other endocrine glands.
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Endocrine Glands
Pituitary Gland
Pineal Gland
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Glands
The endocrine system's most influential gland. Under the infl…
A brain structure located near the thalamus that secretes mel…
endocrine gland located below the voice box; it produces horm…
small pea-like organs that regulate calcium and phosphate bal…
Pituitary Gland
The endocrine system's most influential gland. Under the infl…
Pineal Gland
A brain structure located near the thalamus that secretes mel…
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Endocrine Glands/Organs
Adrenal
Endocrine
Exocrine
Parathyroid
The adrenal glands are two glands that sit on top of your kid…
glands of the endocrine system that secrete their products, h…
glands that secrete their products into ducts. They are the c…
glands are small glands of the endocrine system which are loc…
Adrenal
The adrenal glands are two glands that sit on top of your kid…
Endocrine
glands of the endocrine system that secrete their products, h…
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Endocrine System Glands
thyroid gland
parathyroid glands
testes
ovaries
produces hormones that regulate metabolism, beat heat, and bo…
produce a hormone that regulates the body's balance of calciu…
male reproductive glands that produce sperm for fertilization
female reproductive glands that produce the egg cells
thyroid gland
produces hormones that regulate metabolism, beat heat, and bo…
parathyroid glands
produce a hormone that regulates the body's balance of calciu…
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The Endocrine System/ Glands
Thyroid
Parathyroid glands
Adrenal glands
The pancreas
produces hormones, such as thyroxine, that control energy- re…
regulate the blood calcium levels
release adrenaline, which triggers a response to emergencies…
produces the hormone insulin and glucagon, which control the…
Thyroid
produces hormones, such as thyroxine, that control energy- re…
Parathyroid glands
regulate the blood calcium levels
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Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland
pituitary gland
pituitary gland
pituitary gland
hypothalamus
was considered the "master" endocrine gland
secretes several hormones that control other endocrine glands
controls the pituitary gland
pituitary gland
was considered the "master" endocrine gland
pituitary gland
secretes several hormones that control other endocrine glands
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endocrine system-pituitary gland and hypothalamus
another name for pituitary gland
what are the two lobes of the pituitar…
adenohypopphysis
posterior lobe is made up of
hypophysis
posterior pituitary lobe is neural tissue and the anterior pi…
another name for anterior pituitary lobe
neural tissue connected to the hypothalamus; more of a hormon…
another name for pituitary gland
hypophysis
what are the two lobes of the pituitar…
posterior pituitary lobe is neural tissue and the anterior pi…
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Endocrine Glands
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Gland
Thymus
Adrenal Glands
Regulates metabolism, influences growth and development.
Regulates calcium
Development of immune system
Blood pressure and blood flow under conditions of stress
Thyroid Gland
Regulates metabolism, influences growth and development.
Parathyroid Gland
Regulates calcium
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Glands
Endocrine glands
Thyroid Gland
Pancreas Gland
Pituitary Gland
Ductless or tubeless organs or groups of cells that secrete h…
Produces hormones that regulate metabolism, body heat and bon…
Gland that serves both the digestive system and the endocrine…
Regulates and controls the activities of all other endocrine…
Endocrine glands
Ductless or tubeless organs or groups of cells that secrete h…
Thyroid Gland
Produces hormones that regulate metabolism, body heat and bon…
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Endocrine Glands
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Gland
Thymus
Adrenal Glands
regulates metabolism, influences growth and development.
regulate calcium
development of immune system
blood pressure and blood flow under conditions of stress
Thyroid Gland
regulates metabolism, influences growth and development.
Parathyroid Gland
regulate calcium
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Endocrine Glands
anterior pituitary
posterior pituitary
thyroid gland
parathyroid gland
the master gland; produces and secretes hormones that control…
this gland does not produce hormones, but stores and releases…
secretes thyroxine (T4), triiodothyronine (T3), calcitonin
produces parathyroid hormone (PTH)
anterior pituitary
the master gland; produces and secretes hormones that control…
posterior pituitary
this gland does not produce hormones, but stores and releases…
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Pituitary Gland
Pituitary Gland
Parts of Pituitary Gland
Anterior Lobe
Growth Hormone
aka Hypophysis ... - Attached to the hypothalamus of brain [cran…
Anterior and Posterior Lobes ... - Controlled differently by the…
1) Produces: Growth Hormone - Stimulates bone/muscle and bo…
Hormone produced by Anterior Pituitary Lobe ... - High Level In…
Pituitary Gland
aka Hypophysis ... - Attached to the hypothalamus of brain [cran…
Parts of Pituitary Gland
Anterior and Posterior Lobes ... - Controlled differently by the…
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Ch. 18 -- Endocrine System -- Pituitary Gland
Pituitary Gland Anatomy
Hypophyseal Portal System
Hypothalamic Control of Anterior Lobe
Hormones of Anterior Lobe
AKA -- Hypophysis ... Lies in Sella Turcica and attached to hyp…
- Portal Vessels link 2 capillary networks; entire system is…
2 classes of regulatory hormones:... 1) Releasing Hormone (RH) -…
1) Thyroid-stimulating Hormone ... 2) Adrenocorticotropin Hormon…
Pituitary Gland Anatomy
AKA -- Hypophysis ... Lies in Sella Turcica and attached to hyp…
Hypophyseal Portal System
- Portal Vessels link 2 capillary networks; entire system is…
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endocrine glands
hypothalamus
pituitary gland
pineal gland
thyroid
makes hormones that control the pituitary gland. it also make…
regulates growth and development and regulates many of the ot…
releases melatonin. located in the brain and may have to do w…
regulates metabolism. produces thyroxine.
hypothalamus
makes hormones that control the pituitary gland. it also make…
pituitary gland
regulates growth and development and regulates many of the ot…
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glands
endocrine gland
hypothalamus
thyroid gland
pituitary gland
release hormones into bloodstream
controls pituitary and reflex actions
regulates cell growth and activity
controls growth and other glands
endocrine gland
release hormones into bloodstream
hypothalamus
controls pituitary and reflex actions
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Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland
hypthalamus
which hormones are released by hypotha…
pituitary gland
anterior lobe of pituitary gland
"master gland"... - integrating link b/nervous and endocrine sys…
TRH... GnRH... GHRH... CRH... somatostatin... dopamine
- lies in sella turcica of sphenoid bone and attaches to hypo…
- epithelial tissue: adenohyphpysis... - outpocketing of oral mu…
hypthalamus
"master gland"... - integrating link b/nervous and endocrine sys…
which hormones are released by hypotha…
TRH... GnRH... GHRH... CRH... somatostatin... dopamine
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(E) The Endocrine System
Pineal gland
Pituitary gland
Thyroid gland
Parathyroid gland
May control timing of reproduction and set day-night rhythms
Controls other endocrine glands; regulates growth and fluid b…
...
...
Pineal gland
May control timing of reproduction and set day-night rhythms
Pituitary gland
Controls other endocrine glands; regulates growth and fluid b…
The Endocrine System
Pituitary Gland
Parathyroid Gland
Pancreas
Ovary
Pituitary Gland
Parathyroid Gland
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Psych endocrine system
Thyroid glands
Pineal glands
Pancreas
Pituitary gland
Metabolism
Sleep-wake cycle
Regulates blood sugar levels
Master gland, controls growth, controls other glands
Thyroid glands
Metabolism
Pineal glands
Sleep-wake cycle
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Endocrine Glands AHS
Thyroid
Parathyroid
Testes
Ovaries
produces hormones that regulate metabolism, body heat, and bo…
produces a hormone that regulates the body's balance of calci…
male reproductive glands
female reproductive glands
Thyroid
produces hormones that regulate metabolism, body heat, and bo…
Parathyroid
produces a hormone that regulates the body's balance of calci…
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Chapter 18 lesson 1 endocrine system
Endocrine gland
Hormone
Hypothalamous
Pituitary gland
series of ductless glands that make up the endocrine system;…
Chemical messengers that are manufactured by the endocrine gl…
an endocrine gland located in the brain , is actually part of…
- the endocrine system's most influential gland, under the in…
Endocrine gland
series of ductless glands that make up the endocrine system;…
Hormone
Chemical messengers that are manufactured by the endocrine gl…
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Endocrine glands and homeostatic imbalances
Pituitary gland location
Thyroid gland location
Parathyroid gland location
Thymus location
1. Tiny structure size of grape... 2. Connected to hypothalamus…
1. Two lobes connected by the isthmus... 2. On either side of la…
1. Four glands, each the size of a grain of rice... 2. Attached…
1. Located behind sternum, above and in front of heart... 2. Beg…
Pituitary gland location
1. Tiny structure size of grape... 2. Connected to hypothalamus…
Thyroid gland location
1. Two lobes connected by the isthmus... 2. On either side of la…
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Glands
Pineal Gland
Hypothalamus
Pituitary Gland
Thyroid Gland
Produces melatonin- helps regulate sleep/wake cycle
Controls the pituitary gland; links nervous and endocrine sys…
Regulates activities of several other glands; produces growth…
Controls metabolism
Pineal Gland
Produces melatonin- helps regulate sleep/wake cycle
Hypothalamus
Controls the pituitary gland; links nervous and endocrine sys…
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Glands/ endocrine system / hormones
Pineal gland
Hypothalamus
Pituitary gland
Thyroid gland
Produces melatonin which helps regulate sleep-wake cycles
Controls the pituitary gland; links the nervous system and th…
Regulates activities of several other glands, produced growth…
Controls body metabolism rate
Pineal gland
Produces melatonin which helps regulate sleep-wake cycles
Hypothalamus
Controls the pituitary gland; links the nervous system and th…
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Endocrine System Glands
pituitary
hypothalamus
thymus
pineal
Controls activities of other glands (Master Gland)
Links endocrine system to nervous system & stimulates pituita…
Regulates development of immune system
secretes melatonin
pituitary
Controls activities of other glands (Master Gland)
hypothalamus
Links endocrine system to nervous system & stimulates pituita…
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Endocrine glands
Hypothalamus
Pituitary gland
Thyroid
Parathyroid
brain region controlling the pituitary gland
secretes many different hormones some of which affect other g…
endocrine gland located below the voice box; it produces horm…
help regulate calcium in the blood.
Hypothalamus
brain region controlling the pituitary gland
Pituitary gland
secretes many different hormones some of which affect other g…
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The Endocrine System: Different Glands
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Glands
Pancreas
Ovaries
Regulates the body's overall metabolic rate and controls calc…
Four tiny glands regulate levels of calcium and phosphorus --…
Large gland, located behind the stomach, that controls sugar…
Female reproductive glands release sex hormones that regulate…
Thyroid Gland
Regulates the body's overall metabolic rate and controls calc…
Parathyroid Glands
Four tiny glands regulate levels of calcium and phosphorus --…
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Histology of the Pituitary, Hypothalamus, and Pineal Gland (Dr. Cole)
Endocrine system consists of
Organization of endocrine cells wishin…
5 Major Classes of Hormones
Mechanisms by which protein hormones act
Endocrine system consists of
Organization of endocrine cells wishin…
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Endocrine Glands and Hormones & Pituitary Gland
Endocrine Gland
Hormones
Target organ
Hypophyseal portal system
Secrete hormones
A regulatory substance produced in an organism and transporte…
A specific organ on which a hormone, drug, or other substance…
Transports hormones from the hypothalamus to the anterior pit…
Endocrine Gland
Secrete hormones
Hormones
A regulatory substance produced in an organism and transporte…
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Endocrine System Major Secretions & Purpose
thyroid gland
adrenal glands
thymus gland
pancreas
secretes thyroxin, controls metabolic rate
located just above the kidneys; produces the hormones adrenal…
produces cells for immune system; secretes Thymosin
produces insulin; regulates the rate at which cells burn up s…
thyroid gland
secretes thyroxin, controls metabolic rate
adrenal glands
located just above the kidneys; produces the hormones adrenal…
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Chapter 11: Endocrine Glands-The Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland
diencephalon
pituitary hormones
Pituitary gland or hypophysis
1. Anterior pituitary ... -Adenohypopysis…
The hypothalamus is part of the _________________.
The hypothalamus controls the release of...
Extends from the inferior surface of the hypothalamus and is…
Two lobes of the pituitary gland
diencephalon
The hypothalamus is part of the _________________.
pituitary hormones
The hypothalamus controls the release of...
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The Endocrine System
Endocrine system
Hormones
Pituitary gland... Adrenal gland... Pancreas…
Pituitary gland
The slow chemical communication system which sends hormones t…
Chemicals messengers that travel through the bloodstream and…
Name the 8 glands
The most influential gland. Regulated growth and controls oth…
Endocrine system
The slow chemical communication system which sends hormones t…
Hormones
Chemicals messengers that travel through the bloodstream and…
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The endocrine system
Reflexes
Endocrine system
Endocrine system
Endocrine system
Simple, automatic, inborn response to a sensory stimulus, onl…
The body's "slow" chemical system
A set of glands that secrete hormones into the bloodstream
Affects growth, mood, reproduction, metabolism
Reflexes
Simple, automatic, inborn response to a sensory stimulus, onl…
Endocrine system
The body's "slow" chemical system
Pituitary Gland - Hormones (Anterior Pituitary)
Pituitary Gland
Anterior Pituitary
Growth hormone GH
Thyroid Stimulating hormone TSH
This gland has two proportions, anterior and posterior. all t…
Secretes 6 hormones- GH Growth hormone, Thyroid stimulating h…
Promotes growth in long bones, stimulates division of body ce…
Controls the secretion of hormones from the thyroid gland, al…
Pituitary Gland
This gland has two proportions, anterior and posterior. all t…
Anterior Pituitary
Secretes 6 hormones- GH Growth hormone, Thyroid stimulating h…
The endocrine system
Thyroid gland
Hypothalamus
Pituitary gland
Parathyroid glands
the thyroid gland regulates the body's overall metabolic rate…
the hypothalamus links the nervous system and the endocrine s…
the pituitary gland controls other endocrine glands and regul…
four tiny parathyroid gland regulate levels of calcium and ph…
Thyroid gland
the thyroid gland regulates the body's overall metabolic rate…
Hypothalamus
the hypothalamus links the nervous system and the endocrine s…
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Endocrine Glands
pituitary gland
sella turcica
hypophyseal fossa
anterior pituitary
aka hypophysis, located in the sella turcica of the sphenoid…
saddle looking structure in the sphenoid bone
where pituitary sits in the sella turcica
the front/larger part of the pituitary gland. Produces and se…
pituitary gland
aka hypophysis, located in the sella turcica of the sphenoid…
sella turcica
saddle looking structure in the sphenoid bone
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Glands of Endocrine System
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Glands
Hypothalamus
Pituitary Gland
This gland controls the release of energy from food molecules…
These tiny glands regulate the amount of calcium in the blood.
Links the nervous and endocrine systems and controls the pitu…
Controls other endocrine glands and regulates growth, blood p…
Thyroid Gland
This gland controls the release of energy from food molecules…
Parathyroid Glands
These tiny glands regulate the amount of calcium in the blood.
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Endocrine Glands
Hypothalamus
Pituitary
Pineal Body
Thyroid
Regulates homeostasis... Controls pituitary function... Liaison b/w…
"Master Gland"... Stimulates other endocrine glands
Produces melatonin... Involved in biological rhythms and body "c…
Affects metabolism and growth
Hypothalamus
Regulates homeostasis... Controls pituitary function... Liaison b/w…
Pituitary
"Master Gland"... Stimulates other endocrine glands
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Hypothalamus and Pituitary gland
What is the functional and anatomical…
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What are the principal hormones secret…
What is the reguation of vasopressin s…
...
...
1. Anterior... 2. Posterior: oxytocin and ADH
...
What is the functional and anatomical…
...
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endocrine glands
pituitary glands
parathyroid
adrenal
pancreas
main gland of the endocrine system that controls many other e…
regulates calcium levels in the blood
help body responds to danger
regulates glucose levels
pituitary glands
main gland of the endocrine system that controls many other e…
parathyroid
regulates calcium levels in the blood
9 terms
Health Endocrine System
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Gland
Hypothalamus
Pituitary Gland
Regulates bodies metabolic rate and controls calcium levels i…
Regulates calcium and phosphorus levels
Links the nervous and endocrine systems together and controls…
Controls other endocrine glands and regulates growth rate, re…
Thyroid Gland
Regulates bodies metabolic rate and controls calcium levels i…
Parathyroid Gland
Regulates calcium and phosphorus levels
9 terms
Endocrine System
Endocrine Glands Function
Insulin
Pituitary Gland
Anterior Pituitary (Hormones)
secrets hormones substances produced in the body that regulat…
regulates the amount of glucose in the blood.
"Master Gland" - controlling growth and development and the f…
-Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)... -Adrenocorticotropic hormo…
Endocrine Glands Function
secrets hormones substances produced in the body that regulat…
Insulin
regulates the amount of glucose in the blood.
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Endocrine Glands
Pineal Gland
Hypothalamus
Pituitary Gland
Thyroid Gland
produces melatonin
Controls the pituitary gland and regulates homeostasis
releases oxytocin and hormones
regulates metabolism
Pineal Gland
produces melatonin
Hypothalamus
Controls the pituitary gland and regulates homeostasis
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Endocrine Glands
pancreas
thymus
adrenal glands
ovaries
serves both digestive and endocrine systems; secretes glucago…
regulates development of the immune system
produce hormones that regulate body's salt and water balance;…
female reproductive glands that produce egg cells
pancreas
serves both digestive and endocrine systems; secretes glucago…
thymus
regulates development of the immune system
9 terms
Endocrine glands
hypothalamus
pineal gland
pituitary gland
thyroid gand
secretes growth hormones
secretes melatonin
secretes hormones that control the secretions of other hormones
secretes thyroxine
hypothalamus
secretes growth hormones
pineal gland
secretes melatonin
8 terms
Psychology - Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Hormones
Hypothalamus
Adrenal Glands
body's "slow" chemical communication system
chemical messengers that are manufactured by the E.S.; travel…
brain region; controls pituitary gland
secrete hormones that help arouse the body in times of stress
Endocrine System
body's "slow" chemical communication system
Hormones
chemical messengers that are manufactured by the E.S.; travel…
8 terms
Health Chapter 18
Endocrine Glands
Hormones
Pituitary Gland
Gonads
Glands that control body functions
Chemicals that stimulate reactions in the body
Controls all other glands
Reproductive glands
Endocrine Glands
Glands that control body functions
Hormones
Chemicals that stimulate reactions in the body
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