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People who seek to have a limb amputated for sexual fulfillment
Apotemnophilia
post modernism attributes ___________ to determining everything about human behavior
culture (especially powerful social institutions)
gametes that are not the same size
anisogamy
memory m/f
f
reasoning m/f
m
type 2 transexual name
autogynephilic
spatial rotation m/f
m
self modernism says every judgment is ______
subjective
testosterone secreted by (3 places)
adrenal cortex, Leydig cells in testes and thecal cells in ovary
hormones for menstrual
estrogen, progesterone low; LH, FSH high
luteal hormones
progesterone high
hormones for ovulation
gonadotropin, estradiol, testosterone high
how are estrogens made?
cholesterol --> progestins --> androgens --> estradiols
____ promotes lining of uterus to support baby
progestin
steroid hormones act through ____
receptors
types of enzyme inhibitors
aromatase inhibitors, tamoxifen
where are the progestins used to make estrogens found?
thecal cells in follicle
2 classes of steroids secreted by adrenal glands
glucocorticoids, mineralocorticoids
hormones for follicular
high testosterone
2 types of gonadal steroids
androgens, estrogens
2 names for LH/FSH
pituitary hormones, gonadotropins
what does corpus luteum sectre (2 things)?
progesterone, estrogen
4 types of hormones
protein/peptide, monoamine, prostaglandins, steroids
5 endocrine glands
pituitary, thyroid, adrenal, pancreas, gonads
where is aromatase used to make estradiols found?
granulosa cell
3 types of adrenal steroids
mineralocorticoids,glucocorticoids, some sex steroids
3 steroids secreted by ovaries
estrogens, progestins, androgens
LH promotes
secretion of androgens
Prepare uterus and cervix for childbirth
prostaglandins
LH regulates
menstrual cycle
Prevent synthesis of estrogen from androgens
aromatase inhibitors
melatonin is a
monoamine
epinephrine/adrenaline is a
monoamine
Controls all endocrine glands in body
pituitary
where is aromatase found?
ovary
important in controlling gonads
anterior pituitary
menstrual cycle phases
menstrual, follicular, ovulation, luteal
important in emotional arousal for sex
medulla of adrenal gland
________ --> 4 enzymatic steps --> _______ --> most steroids
cholesterol, progesterone
can turn testosterone into ____ using ____ or ____ using ______
estradiol/aromatase, DHT/5 alpha reductase
FSH promotes
gamete maturation
In women, main source of estradiol is ______
ovarian follicles
finasteride inhibits
5alpha
if anterior pituitary does not release FSH or LH,
no ovulation
releasing hormones made in ____
hypothalamus
String of amino acids bound together
protein/peptide hormones
aromatase converts ___ to _____
testosterone, estradiol
Interact with receptor protein (large, complex protein that spans membrane) at target cell, then leaves
protein/peptide hormones
Mixture of hydrocarbon and lipid
prostaglandins
RU-486 is an anti-____
progesterone