Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Endocrine Hormone o3

Endocrine Hormone And Action

QuestionAnswer
Thyroxine (T4) Increases metabolism in body cells
Triiodothyronine (T3) Increases metabolism in body cells
Parathyroid Hormone Increases blood calcium
Cortisol (Gluconcorticoid) Increases Blood sugar
Aldosterone (Mineralocorticold) Increases reabsorption of sodium
Androgens, Estrogens Secondary sex characteristisc
Epinephrine (Adrenaline) Increase heart rate and BP, dilates bronchial tubes and relapses glucose
Norepinephrine (Noradrenaline) Constricts blood vessels to raise BP
Insulin Decreases blood sugar
Glucagon Increases blood sugar
Growth Hormone (GH) Increases bone and tissue growth
Thyroid- Stimulating hormone (TSH) Stimulates thyroid gland and thyroxine secretion
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH) Stimulates adrenal cortex especially cortisol secretion
Follicle- Stimulating Hormone (FSH) Oogenesis and spermatogenesis
Luteinizing Hormone (LH) Promotes ovulation; testosterone secretion
Prolactin (PRL) Promotes growth of breast tissue and milk secretion
Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH)/ Vasopressin Stimulates reabsorption of water by kidney tubules
Oxytocin Stimulates contraction of the uterus during labor and childbirth
Estrogens Promotes development of ova and female secondary sex characteristics
Progesterone Prepares and maintains the uterus in pregnancy
Testosterone Promotes development of sperm and male secondary sex characteristics
Created by: xocheronnieox