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Posterior Pituitary
antidiuretic hormone (ADH)
oxytocin
A and O
Adrenal Medulla
Epinephrine
Norepinephrine
E and N
Parathyroid
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
P
Adrenal Cortex (w/ zonas)
Minerabcorticoids: aldosterone
glucocorticoids: cortisol (hydrocortisune)
sex hormones: androgens
M, G, and S
Hypothalamus
Releasing hormone (several)
Inhibiting hormone (several)
R and I
Thyroid
Calcitonin
Thyroxine (T4)
Triiodothyronine (T3)
C and T/T
Heart (atria)
Atrial Natriuretic Hormone (ANH)
(ANH)
Pineal
Melatonin
M
Placenta
Chorionic gonadotropin
Estrogens
progesterone
Cg, E, and P
Thymus
Thymosin
T (extra credit)
Testis
Testosterone
T
Ovary
Estrogens
Progesterone
E and P
Anterior Pituitary
Follicle stimul.H (FSH)
Luteinizing H (LH)
melanocyte stimul. H (MSH)
Growth H. (GH)
Prolactin (Lactogenic H)
FLMGP
E.C.- Thyroid stimul.H (TSH)
Adrenocorticotropic H.
(ACTH)
Pancreatic Islets
Insulin
Glucagon
G and I
Melatonin
Inhibits tropic hormones that affect the ovaries; may be involved in the body's internal clock
pineal
Atrial Natruiretic Hormone (ANH)
regulates fluid and electrolyte homeostasis
Hear (atria)
Epinephrine and Norepinephrine
prolong and intensify the sympathetic nervous response during stress
Adrenal Medulla
Glucagon
stimulates liver glycogenolysis causing an increase in blood glucose concentration
Pancreatic Islets
Insulin
promotes glucose entry into all cells causing a decrease in blood glucose concentration
Pancreatic Islets
Estrogens
promotes development and maintance of female sexual characteristics
Ovary
Progesterone
promotes conditions required for pregnancy
Ovary
Testosterone
promotes development and maintenance of male sexual characteristics
Testis
Thymosin
promotes development of immune system cells
Thymus
Chorionic gonadotropin
Estrogens
Progestrone
promote conditions required during early pregnancy
Placenta
Sex hormones: androgens
stimu. sexual drive in female but have negligible effects in the male
Zona: reticlaris
Adrenal Cortex
Sex hormones
(androgens)
stimul. sexual drive in female but have negligigle effect in the male
zona: reticlaris
Adrenal Cortex
Glucocorticoids: cortisol
(hydrocortisone)
stim. gluconeogenesis causing an increase in blood glucose concentration; antiinflammatory and antiiimmunity antiallergy effects
zona: fasciculata
Adrenal Cortex
Mineralocorticoids
(aldosterone)
regulate electrolyte and fluid homeostasis
zona: glomerulusa
Adrenal Cortex
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
stim. teh breakdown of bone; causes increase in blood calcium concentration
Parathyroid
Calcitonin
Inhibits the breakdown of bone; causes a decrease in blood calcium concentration
Thyroid
Thyroxine (T4)
Triiodothyronine (T3)
stim. the energy metabolism of all cells
Thyroid
Inhibiting hormones
(several)
inhibit the anterior pituitary's secretion of hormones
Hypothalamus
Releasing hormones
(several)
stim. the anterior pituitary to release hormones
Hypothalamus
Oxytocin
stim. uterine contractions at the end of pregnancy; stim. teh release of milk into the breast ducts
Posterior Pituitary
Antiduiretic hormone (ADH)
stim. retention of water by the kidneys
Posterior Pituitary
Prolactin
(lactogenic hormone)
stim. breast devlopment during pregnancy and milk secretion after pregnancy
Anterior Pituitary
Growth hormone (GH)
stim. growth in all organs; mobilizes food molecules, causing an increase in blood glucose concentration
Anterior pituitary
Melanocyte- stimulating
hormone (MSH)
stim. synthesis and dispersion of melanin pigment in the skin
Anterior pituitary
Luteinizing hormone
(LH)
TROPIC HORMONE
male- stim. intersital cels of the testes to secrete testosterone
female- stim. matuation of ovarian follicle and ovum; stim. secretion of estrogens; triggers ovulation; stim. development of corpus luteum (luteinization)
Anterior pituitary
Follicle- stimulating
hormone (FSH)
TROPIC HORMONE
female- stim. development of ovarian ollicles and secretion estrogen
male- stim. semininferous tubules of testes to grow and produce sperm
Anterior pituitary
Adrenocorticotropic
hormone (ACTH)
TROPIC HORMONE
stim. secretion of adrenal cortex hormones
Anterior pituitary
Thyroid- stimulating
hormone (TSH)
TROPIC HORMONE
stim. secretion of thyroid hormones
Anterior pituitary