Endocrine Test

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stephaniefu
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Endocrine Test
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2012-02-21 13:19:32
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Endocrine Chapter 17
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  1. ACTH - Adrenocorticotropic hormone (corticotropin)
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Anterior Pituitary
    • Effects: growth of adrenal cortex, secretion of glucocorticoids
  2. ADH - Antidiuretic hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Posterior Pituitary
    • Effects: water retention, increase blood volume/pressure
  3. ANP - Atrial natriuretic peptide
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Heart
    • Effects: water + Na release, decrease blood volume/pressure
  4. CRH - Corticotropin-releasing hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Hypothalamus
    • Effects: Anterior Pituitary to release ACTH
  5. Erythropoietin
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Kidney, Liver
    • Effects: increase blood cell production
  6. FSH - Follicle-stimulating hormone
    Release from:
    Effects
    • Release from: Anterior Pituitory
    • Effects: female(growth of ovarian follicles and secret estrogen) male(sperm production)
  7. GH - Growth hormone (somatrotropin)
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Anterior Pituitory
    • Effects: tissue growth, increase protein synthesis, lipid and carbohydrate metabolism
  8. GHRH - Growth hormone-releasing hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Hypothalamus
    • Effects: Anterior Pituitary to release growth hormone
  9. GnRH - Gonadotropin-releasing hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Hypothalamus
    • Effects: Anterior Pituitary to release FSH and LH
  10. LH - Luteinizing hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Anterior Pituitary
    • Effects: female(ovulation, maintenance of corpus luteum) male(testosterone secretion)
  11. Oxytocin
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Posterior Pituitary (made in the hypothalamus)
    • Effects: labor contractions, milk release
  12. PIH - Prolactin-inhibiting hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Hypothalamus
    • Effects: inhibits PRL
  13. PRL - Prolactin
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Anterior Pituitary
    • Effects: milk sythesis
  14. PTH - parathyroid hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Parathyroid
    • Effects: increase Ca level
  15. TH - Thryoid hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Thryoid
    • Effects: increase metabolic rate, heat production, heart and respiratory rate, alertness, stimulate growth hormone, fetal development
  16. TRH - Throtropin-releasing hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Hypothalamus
    • Effects: Anterior Pituitary to release TSH
  17. TSH - Thyroid-stimulating hormone
    Release from:
    Effects:
    • Release from: Anterior Pituitary
    • Effects: thyroid to release TH

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