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-Lecture 14-endo 1 - The Endocrine System Lecture 14 I....

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The Endocrine System Dr. K. Banks E-mail: k.banks@utoronto.ca Lecture 14 1 III. The Thyroid V. Hormones of Calcium Balance VII & VIII. Hormonal Regulation of Reproduction IV. The Adrenal Glands VI. Hormonal Regulation of Energy Metabolism 2 The Endocrine System Communication and coordination system Consists of glands or groups of cells that secrete hormones and the target cells responsive to them 3 System Endocrine Nervous Communicator Hormones Neurotransmitters Communicate via Bloodstream Synapse Communicate to Most cell types Neurons, muscle, glands 4 Fig 5.2d
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Endocrine System Regulates: Metabolism Growth and development Reproduction Responses to stress Water and electrolyte balance And Modulates: Digestive and Circulatory systems 5 Endocrine System Malfunction Diabetes mellitus Cushing’s disease Addison’s disease Osteoporosis Hypothyroidism Hyperthyroidism 6 7 8
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