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Unformatted text preview: TA: Ishita Desai OH: Th 10-11, Caf Roma Section: Th 9-950am, Center 217B idesai@ucsd.edu Handout #7 Student Version PREGNANCY HORMONES (OR Random Hormones and the Things They Do) How does an increase in hCG lead to feelings of nausea and vomiting? Which hormone does the adrenal cortex of the FETUS release, and what happens to it thereafter? Human placental lactogen (hPL) has the highest levels towards the end of pregnancy. What are its metabolic effects? What about relaxins effects? Why doesnt an increase in T3 levels cause a proportional increase in free thyroid hormones? So, the placenta also secretes CRH, which is normally secreted by the ___________ . This causes an increase in ______________________________________________________________________ As weve already discussed previously, oxytocin levels __________ , but oxytocin receptors ________ . What happens to these hormones just prior to labor (aka when labor is imminent)? TA: Ishita Desai OH: Th 10-11, Caf Roma Section: Th 9-950am, Center 217B idesai@ucsd.edu SEXUAL DEVELOPMENT Females Stuff Males Bipotential Gonad...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2012 for the course BICD 150 taught by Professor Fortes during the Winter '09 term at UCSD.

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