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Anatomy Hormone

Exam 1 Hormones

Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone (GHRH) stimulates growth hormone release
Growth Hormone Inhibiting Hormone (GHIH) inhibits growth hormone release
Thyroid Releasing Hormone (TRH) stimulates the release of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
Corticotropin Releasing Hormone (CRH) stimulates the release of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone (GnRH) stimulates the release of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) & luteinizing hormone (LH)
Prolactin Releasing Hormone (PRH) stimulates release of prolactin
Prolactin Inhibiting Hormone (PIH) inhibits the release of prolactin
Posterior Pituitary Hormones antidiuretic hormone (ADH) & oxytocin
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) stimulates thyroid gland to produce thyroid hormone
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH) stimulates adrenal cortex to release glucocorticoids
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) stimulates sperm production
Luteinizing Hormone (LH) stimulates production of testosterone and estrogen
Growth Hormone (GH) anabolic, protein synthesis, sulfar, lipolysis, glycogen metabolism/storage
Prolactin production of milk
Oxytocin stimulates milk let down
Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH)/Vasopressin regulates water balance through kidney, elevates blood pressure
melatonin regulation of sleep wake cycles
thymosin/thymopoietin T-lymphocytes
atrial natriuretic factor reduces blood volume, blood pressure, and blood sodium concentrations. Inhibits aldosteronerelease from adrenal cortex
erythropoietin signals bone marrow to increase production of red blood cells
cholecalciferol inactive form of vitamin D3. Absorption of calcium
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