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Juliana Suarez

endocrine system

A. Growth Hormone (GH) ___ influences metabolism of food molecules; in larger amounts, it has an atiinflammatory effect
B. Prolactin (PRL) ___ promotes growth and maintains male sexual characteristics and promotes sperm production
C. Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) ___ increases rate of metabolism
D. Andrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)  ___ stimmulatates development and hormone secration by maternol ovarian tissue
E. Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)  ___ female: triggers ovulation; promotes develpment of corpus luteum. male: stumulates production of testerone
F. Lutenizing Hormone (LH) ___ control eating, sleeping and reprodiction behaviors
G. Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH) ___ increases calcium strorage in bone lowering blood ca++ levels
H. Oxytocin (OT)  ___ promotes growth by stimulating protien anabolism and fat mobilization
I. Thyroxin (T4)- T3 ___ enhances and prolongs the effects of the sympatheric divisions of the autonomic nervous system
J. Calcitonin (CT) ___ stimulates kidney tubules to conserve sodium, which in turn, triggers the release of ADH and the resulting conservation of water by the kidney
k. Parathyroid Hormone (PTH)  ___ stimulates uterine contractions; stimulates ejection of milk into mammary ducts
L. Melatonin  ___ promotes water retention by kedney tubules
M. Aldosterone ___ promotes milk secretin
N. Cortisol  ___ promotes movement of glucose out of the blood and into cells
O. Epinerphrine/Norepinephrine ___ promotes development and secretion in the adrenal cortex
P. Glucagon ___ female: promotes development of ovarian follicles; stimulates estrogen secretion. male: promotes development of testes; stimulates sperm production
Q. Insulin  ___ stimulates the development of Tcells
R. Testosterone  ___ incrases calcium removal from storage in bone and produces a active form of vitamin D in the kidneys; increasing absorption of calcium by interstines and increasing blood ca++ level
S. Estrogen  ___ maintains lining of the uterus necessary for successful pregnancy
T. progesterone  ___ promoter development and maintains female sexual charcteristics
U. Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) ___ promotes movement of glucose from storage and into the blood
V. Thymosin  ___ stimulates development and secretion in the thyroid gland

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