Endocrine Quiz

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braelamr
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Endocrine Quiz
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2013-10-21 00:16:22
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Endocrine quiz part 1
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  1. ductless; there is no direct tunnel (as in the nervous system) from source to final destination
    • a. pineal gland
    • b. melatonin
    • c. Seasonal Affective Disorder
  2. Source
  3. Hypo (↓) secretion (in infants) of thyroid hormone
    • a. pituitary gland
    • b. growth hormone
    • c. acromegaly
  4. cretinism
  5. Grave's disease
  6. grave's disease
    • a. hyper (↑) secretion (in adults) of growth hormone
    • b. acromegaly
  7. glucagon
    • a. cretinism
    • b. thyroid hormone
    • c. hypo (↓)
  8. cortisol
  9. progesterone
  10. all cells
  11. pancreas
  12. bone & cartilage throughout the body
  13. increase basic metabolic rate
  14. adrenal glands
  15. thymus
  16. melatonin
  17. FSH - follicle stimulating hormones
  18. parathyroid hormone PTH
  19. Hyper-secretion (in children) of growth hormone
  20. pancreas
  21. anterior pituitary
  22. adrenal cortex
  23. thyroid gland
  24. pituitary dwarfism
  25. decrease blood calcium, because calcium is being put into bones
    • bone ⇒ releases calcium
    • kidneys ⇒ reabsorbs calcium
    • Intestines via kidney ⇒ absorbs calcium
  26. pancreas
  27. melatonin
  28. Anti diuretic Hormone ADH
  29. thyroid gland
  30. concentrates urine
  31. target
  32. adrenaline (epinephrine)
  33. Pituitary Gigantism
  34. estrogen
  35. testostrone

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