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Which hormone is associated with beta cells of Islets of Langerhans (Pancreas)?
Insulin
Thymosin targets tissues/organs?
T-Lymphocytes
A mineralcorticoid is?
Aldosterone
Hormones produced in Adrenal glands medulla are?
Epinephrine/norepinephrine
A Glucorcorticoid is?
Cortisol
Anterior pituitary gland is called?
Adenohypophysis
Gonadotropic hormones are?
Ovaries/Testes
Aldosterone targets
Kidneys
Which gland stimulates the kidneys to reabsorb sodium and excrete potassium?
Adrenal cortex
The Pineal gland 's hormone is?
Melatonin
Parathyroid gland targets?
Bones/kidneys/intestines
The Hypothalamus target?
Anterior pituitary
Helps Regulate metabolism of carbs, protein, fat and part of stress response?
Cortisol
Stimulates milk production
Prolactin
The growth hormone is in the?
Anterior Pituitary
Cushings syndrome is associated with what gland?
Thymus
Helps set biorythms of body and sleep cycle?
Melatonin
Lowers blood calcium
Calcitonin
Antidiuretic hormone targets?
Kidney/ blood vessels
Growth hormone targets
Bones and soft tissue
Addison's disease is a deficiency in what gland?
Adrenal
Iodine deficiency may cause
Goiter
Hypersecretion of Growth Hormone causes
Gigantism
Acromegaly is a condition associated with?
Gigantism
The thymus gland is larger in a?
Child
What is name of syndrome in males that the male has extra Y chromosome?
Klinefelders
What Does Adrenal mean?
Attached to Kidney
Hypothyroidism in an adult results in condition called?

Clue: Puffy Eyes
Myexedma