Anatomy Chapter 19 study guid

Anatomy Chapter 19 study guid - Endocrine System 1. _What...

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Endocrine System 1. _____________What is the main function of the endocrine system? 2. In the endocrine system, actions are NOT _________ but are _____________. 3. _____________What body function does this system coordinate? 4. _____________What does the endocrine system produce? 5. _____________Which type of glands have ducts? 6. _____________What does the endocrine glands secrete? 7. _____________Where do these secretions get released into? 8. _____________Where do these secretions travel to once they are released? 9. _____________What regulates metabolic activity of the target cells? 10. _____________How do hormones get to specific target cells? 11. _____________What are the 3 types of hormones? 12. _____________Where are steroids produced? 13. _____________Do endocrine glands contain capillaries? 14. _____________What structure allows the rapid passage of macromolecules? 15. _____________What classifies as a second messenger? 16. _____________Does concentration increase or decrease in a target cell in response to a hormone? 17. _____________What are all the hormones secreted by the pituitary gland called? 18. _____________Where are amino acids secreted from? 19. _____________What kind of hormones cross the cell membrane without receptors? 20. _____________What do thyroid hormones bind to? 21. _____________What do steroid hormones bind to? 22. _____________What structure regulates releasing hormones? 23. _____________What structure regulates stimulating hormones? 24. _____________What effect does negative feedback have on a stimulus? 25. _____________What effect does positive feedback have on a stimulus? 26. _____________What part of the brainstem is the hypothalamus a part of? 27. _____________what two hormones do the hypothalamus produce? 28. _____________Which other structure does the hypothalamus regulate activity for? 29. _____________How many hormones does the anterior pituitary synthesize?
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2011 for the course ANATOMY 100 taught by Professor Cooper during the Spring '11 term at Saint Louis.

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Anatomy Chapter 19 study guid - Endocrine System 1. _What...

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