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What is the most common mechanism for regulation for release of hormones negative feedback
what part of the brain is the commander in chief Hypothalamus
what is the mechanism of control by the hypothalamus for the release of hormones from the anterior pituitary gland hormonal control
hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland that initiates labor oxytocin
what hormone lowers blood calcium level calcitonin
what hormone increases blood calcium level parathyroid hormone
hormone secreted by pineal gland is associated with seasonal affective disorder melatonin
Which one is a hormone involved in reproduction Follicle-stimulating hormone or Luteinizing hormone
WHAT endocrine gland secretes epinephrine also known as adrenaline adrenal medulla
what is the hormones secreted by the adrenal cortex that plays an important role in the regulation of blood volume/pressure by regulating water reabsorption by the kidneys/ aldosterone
which hormone secreted by the pancreas decreases blood glucose insulin
what type diabetes is caused by hyposecretion by the pancreas diabetes mellitus
what is the clear protective membrane that covers exposed part of the conjunctiva
name of glands that secrete tears lacrimal glands
what is the innermost layer of the eyeball retina
what is the clear inner portion of the sclera that allows light to enter the eye cornea
pathology of the eye caused by increased pressure of fluids of the eye glaucoma
function of the eustachian tubes equalize pressure between middle ear and atmosphere
what part of the inner ear contains the receptors for hearing COCHLEA
what part of the inner ear contains receptors for the dynamic balance semicircular canals
the right ventricle pumps carbon dioxide rich blood out of the heart and into the pulmonary arteries
the left atrium of the heart receives oxygenated blood from the lungs via the four pulmonary veins
The Left ventricle of the heart pumps oxygenated blood out of the heart and into the aorta
what part of the brain is cardiac control center for resting heart rate medulla oblongata
during physical activity heart rate is controlled by what part of the autonomic nervous system sympathetic
_______ is a blood clot in an unbroken vessel that travels and gets lodged in a smaller blood vessel occluding blood flow embolism
_________ is a blood clot in a fixed location in an unbroken blood vessel thrombosis
what is the medical term for the voice box larynx
what is the function of the epiglottis to close off the opening to the larynx during swallowing
what structures are the sites for the exchange of the respiratory gases alveoli
the alveoli of the lungs is composed of simple Squamous epithelium
the visceral pleural is the inner layer of the serous membranes that surround the lungs
primary respiratory control center is located in the Medulla oblongata
which of the following describes a blood pH of 7.4 within normal limits
the majority of oxygen transported by the blood is primarily transported by hemoglobin
which of the following is not a function of the lymphatic system intestinal absorption of amino acids