endocrine peds exam 2

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  1. ACTH
    stimulates glucocoticoids / androgens
  2. FSH
    stimulates estrogen, essential for ovary and sperm development
  3. LH
    stimulates androgen, progesterone
  4. ADH
    promotes H20 reabsorption in kidney
  5. thyroid
    • thyroxine
    • regulates metabolic rates
  6. PTH
    regulates Ca
  7. aldosterone
    increase Na reabsorption
  8. androgens
    stimulates bone and sexual development
  9. cortisol
    protects from stress, stimulates anti inflammatory
  10. Epi
    stimulates sympathetic NS, increase blood sugar, bp
  11. production of sex hormones low until ages
    • 9 in girls 
    • 11 in boys 
    • when glands begin to secrete estrogen & androgen
  12. adrenarche
    • begins at 6 years 
    • increase secretion of adrenal hormones

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