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Growth hormone, prolactin, thyroid-stimulating hormone

Pituitary Hormones

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adrenocorticotropic hormone, follicle-stimulating hormone, luteinizing hormone, melanocyte-stimulating hormone

Pituitary Hormones

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helps prevent diuresis, causes kidneys to reabsorb more water from the urine and return it to the bloodstream

Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH)

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what is caused by ADH deficiency

Diabetes Insipidus

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causes contraction of myometrium at the time of breeding and at parturition

Oxytocin

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Consists of two lobes on either side of larynx.
hormone is produced in follicles

The Thyroid Gland

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influences development and maturation of CNS, Calorigenic effect, allows animal to generate heat and maintain constant internal body temp.

Effects of Thyroid Hormone

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produced by C cells located between thyroid follicles, helps maintain blood calcium lvls

Calcitonin

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prevents hypocalcemia, produced by the parathyroid glands

Parathyroid Hormone "The Withdrawal"

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located near the cranial ends of the kidneys, consists of two glands

Adrenal Glands

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produces numerous steroid hormones classified into 3 groups: Glucocorticoids, Mineralocorticoids, Sex Hormones

Adrenal Cortex

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Produces epinephrine and norepinephrine

Adrenal Medulla

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located near the duodenum

Pancreas

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Exocrine/Endocrine pancreas

Two Timing Pancreas

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Insulin, Glucagon, Somatostatin

Pancreatic Hormones

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Testes secrete androgens, especially testosterone

Ovaries secrete estrogens and progestins

Gonads