Unformatted text preview: the effects of cortisol (high blood sugar, adiposity in the midline, muscle wasting) why cortisol must be converted to corticosterone in the kidney (recall liquorice). specific consequences and the therapy of high ACTH and cortisol and adrenal androgen disorders. The role of aldosterone , vasopressin (AVP or ADH) and atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) in blood pressure regulation. The role of aldosterone , AVP and ANP in salt balance regulation....
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- Fall '10
- Endocrine System, Cortisol, Adrenal cortex, adrenal androgen disorders