Flashcards in Module 5 - Hormones Deck (20):
What does prolactin stimulate? What is it's target?
What is acetylcoline?
Acetylecoline is the primary neurotransmitters from the parasympathetic system that influences autonomic targets.
What does luteinizing hormone (LH) stimulate?
Production by the ovaries and testes
What hormone opposes the action of parathyroid hormone?
What hormone promotes water retention by the kidneys?
Antidiuretic hormone (ADH)
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) triggers the release of what in response to stress?
Glucocorticoids and mineralcorticoids
What 7 hormones does the anterior pituitary release?
- lutropin (gonadotropins)
What is the target of melanocyte stimulating hormone (MSH)?
What is the target of growth hormone (GH)?
liver, bones, other tissues
What is the target of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)?
What is target of Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)?
What two hormones target the ovaries and testes?
Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) and lutropin (gonadotropins)
What is TRH?
What is TSH?
What is ACTH?
What is ADH? What is the other name?
Anti diuretic hormone (Vasopressin)
What is FSH?
follicle stimulating hormone
What is LH?