hormones (type and action)

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  1. Follicle stimulating hormone
    • peptide
    • stim follicle maturation in females
    • spermatogenesis
  2. Lutenizing (LH
    • pep
    • still ovulation
    • testosterone syn
  3. adrenocorticotropic
    • pep
    • stim adrenal cortex to syn and secrete glucocorticoids
  4. thyroid stim hormone
    • pep
    • stim the thyroids to produce thyroid hormone
    • release by anterior pit
  5. prolactin
    • pep
    • stim milk production and secretion
  6. endorphins
    • pep
    • decrease pain sense and promote euphoria
  7. growth hormone
    • pep
    • stim bone and muscle growth
    • raises blood glucose levels
  8. antidiuretic hormone
    • pep
    • stim water uptake in kidneys by increasing permeability of collecting duct
  9. oxytocin
    • hypothalamus release by posterior pit
    • pep
    • stim uterine contractions during labor
    • milk secretion during lactation
  10. T3/T4
    • thyroid
    • amino acid derivative
    • stim metabolic activity
  11. calcitonin
    • thyroid (c cells)
    • pep
    • decrease blood Ca concentrations
  12. parathyroid hormone
    • parathyroids
    • pep
    • increase blood Ca conc
  13. glucocorticoids (cortisol and cortisone)
    • steroid
    • increase blood glucose conc
    • decrease pro syn
    • anti-inflammatory
  14. mineralocorticoids
    • adrenal cortex
    • steroid
    • increase water reabs in kidneys by increasing Na reabsor
    • promote K and H ion excretion
  15. epinephrine/norepinephrine
    • adrenal medulla
    • amino acid deriv
    • increase blood glucose conc and heart rate
    • dilate bronchi
    • alter blood flow patterns
  16. glucagon
    • pancreas (alpha cells)
    • pep
    • stim glycogen breakdown
    • increases blood glucose conc
  17. insulin
    • pancreas beta cells
    • pep
    • lowers blood gluc conc
    • increases anabolic processes
  18. somatostatin
    • pancreas gamma cells
    • pep
    • suppresses secretion of glucagon and insulin
  19. testosterone
    • testis and adrenal cortex
    • steorid
    • develops and maintains male reproductive system and secondary male characters
  20. esstrogen
    • ovary/placenta
    • steroid
    • develops and maintains female repro sys and secondary sex characters
  21. progesterone
    • steroid
    • promotes maintenance of endometrium
  22. melatonin
    • pineal gland
    • pep
    • involved in circadian rhythm
  23. erythropoietin
    • kidney
    • pep
    • stim bone marrow to produce RBC
  24. atrial natiuretic pep
    • heart
    • pep
    • promotes salt and water excretion
  25. thymosin
    • thymus
    • pep
    • stim t cell development
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hormones (type and action)
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2016-01-28 22:47:08
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hormones an their types as well as actions
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