Endocrine Quiz

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    ductless; there is no direct tunnel (as in the nervous system) from source to final destination
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    • a. pineal gland
    • b. melatonin
    • c. Seasonal Affective Disorder
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    Source
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    Hypo (↓) secretion (in infants) of thyroid hormone
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    • a. pituitary gland
    • b. growth hormone
    • c. acromegaly
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    cretinism
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    Grave's disease
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    grave's disease
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    • a. hyper (↑) secretion (in adults) of growth hormone
    • b. acromegaly
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    glucagon
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    • a. cretinism
    • b. thyroid hormone
    • c. hypo (↓)
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    cortisol
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    progesterone
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    all cells
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    pancreas
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    bone & cartilage throughout the body
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    increase basic metabolic rate
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    adrenal glands
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    thymus
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    melatonin
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    FSH - follicle stimulating hormones
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    parathyroid hormone PTH
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    Hyper-secretion (in children) of growth hormone
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    pancreas
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    anterior pituitary
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    adrenal cortex
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    thyroid gland
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    pituitary dwarfism
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    decrease blood calcium, because calcium is being put into bones
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    • bone ⇒ releases calcium
    • kidneys ⇒ reabsorbs calcium
    • Intestines via kidney ⇒ absorbs calcium
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    pancreas
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    melatonin
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    Anti diuretic Hormone ADH
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    thyroid gland
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    concentrates urine
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    target
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    adrenaline (epinephrine)
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    Pituitary Gigantism
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    estrogen
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    testostrone
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Endocrine Quiz
Updated:
2013-10-21 04:16:22
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Endocrine quiz part 1
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