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  1. what are the 6 hormones secreted by the anterior pituitary?
    • prolactin
    • luteinizing hormone
    • follicle stimulating hormone
    • thyroid stimulating hormone
    • adrenocortricotropic hormone
    • growth hormone
  2. prolactin supplies the ______
    breastesis
  3. LH luteinizing hormone supplies the _________
    ovary
  4. follicle stimulating hormone FSH supplies the ________
    testes
  5. the thyroid stimulating hormone TSH supplies the _______
    thyroid
  6. ACTH adrenocorticotropic hormone supplies the ________
    adrenals
  7. GH growth hormone supplies the ______ and _______
    bones and muscles
  8. t/f
    LH
    FSH
    PROLACTIN
    TSH
    ACTH
    GH
    all come from the anterior pituitary
    true
  9. what two hormones come from the posterior pituitary?
    • antidiuretic hormone
    • oxytocin
  10. what does oxytocin supply?
    the breasts and uterus
  11. what does the antidiuretic hormone supply?
    the kidneys
  12. what is the most commonly prescribed glucocorticoid?
    prednisone
  13. what does vasopressin in the posterior pituitary do?
    regulates reabsorption of water in the kidneys
  14. what is the synthetic drug for vasopressin?
    desmopressin acetate
  15. how is desmopressin acetate administered?
    nasal spray
  16. the major physiologic action of vasopressin is ________
    antidiuresis (antidiuretic ADH)

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