Flashcards in 2 Endocrine HH - Adrenal Deck (5):
What is adrenal insufficiency?
Deficiency in production or action of GC +/- deficiency in MC
HPA: What is released by the hypothalmus?
HPA: action of CRH?
stimulate the anterior pituitary to release ACTH
HPA: action of ACTH?
stimulate the adrenal gland to produce cortisol