Corticotropin releasing hormone (CRH) Thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH) What hormones does the Hypothalamus secrete?
Growth hormone releasing hormone (GHRH) Gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) Somatostatin What is the major action of CRH, TRH, GHRH, GnRH ? What is the major action of somatostatin? What is the major action of Growth Hormone (GH)? What is the major action of Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)? What is the major action of Thyroid stimulating hormone TSH? What is the major action of Follicle stimulating hormone FSH? Controlling the release of pituitary hormones Inhibits growth hormone and thyroid stimulating hormone Stimulates growth of bone and muscle, promotes protein synthesis and fat metabolism, decreases carbohydrate metabolism. Stimulates synthesis and secretion of adrenal cortical hormones
Stimulates synthesis and secretion of thyroid hormone Female: stimulates growth of ovarian follicle, and ovulation. Male: stimulates sperm production Female: stimulates development of corpus luteum, release of oocyte, production of estrogen and progesterone. Male: stimulates secretion of testosterone, development of interstitial tissue of testes. Prepares female breast for breast feeding
What is the major action of Luteinizing hormone LH?
What si the major action of Prolactin? What is the source of GH, ACTH, TSH, FSH, LH, and prolactin? What is the major action of ADH, antidiuretic hormone? What is the major action of Oxytocin? What is the source of ADH and Oxytocin? What is the major action of aldosterone? What is the major function of cortisol?
Anterior pituitary Increases water reabsorption by kidneys Stimulates contraction of pregnant uterus, milk ejection from breasts after childbirth. Posterior pituitary Increases sodium absorption, potassium loss by kidney Affects metabolism of all nutrients; regulates blood glucose levels, affects growth, has anti-inflammaory action, and decreases effects of stress
What is the major function of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and androstenedione? What is the source of aldosterone, cortisol, DHEA, and androstenedione? What is the major action of Epinephrine and Norepinephrine? What is the source of epinephrine and norepinephrine? What is the major action of thyroid hormones triiodothyronine T3 and thyroxine T4? What is the source of thyroid hormones? What is the major action of calcitonin? What is the source of calcitonin What is the major action of PTH, parathyroid hormone? What is the function of insulin?
Have minimal intrinsic and adrogenic activity, they are converted to testosterone and dihydrotestosterone in the periphery
Serve as neurotransmitters for the sympathetic nervous system.
Adrenal medulla Increases the metabolic rate; increase protein and bone turnover; increase responsiveness to catecholamines; necessary for fetal and infant growth and development Thyroid follicular cells Lowers blood calcium and phosphate levels Thyroid C cells Regulates serum calcium Lowers blood glucose by facilitating glucose transport across cell membranes of muscle, liver, and adipose tissue
What is the major action of Glucagon? What is the major action of somatostatin? What is the source of insuliln, glucagen? What is the function o f1,25Dihydroxyvitamin D? What is the function of Renin
Increases blood glucose concentration by stimulating glycogenolysis and glyconeogensis Delays intestinal absorption of glucose Pancreatic islet cells
Stimulates calcium absorption from the intestine Activates renin-angiotensin- aldosterone system