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TSH Thyroid stimulating hormone
T4 Thyroxine
T3 Triiodothyronine
RAIU Radioactive iodine uptake test
PTH Parathyroid hormone
NIDDM non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
MSH melanocyte-stimulating hormone
LH luteinizing hormone
IDDM Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
GTT Glucose tolerance test
GH Growth hormone
FSH follicle stimulating hormone
FBS Fasting blood sugar
DM-II diabetes mellitus type 2
DM-I diabetes mellitus type 1
ADH antidiruetic hormone
ACTH adrenocoticotropic hormone
cholesterol/o cholesterol
-tropin stimulating effect of a hormone
-crine secrete
poly- excessive
oxy- sharp, quick
eu- same, normal
thyr/o, thyroid/o thyroid
thym/o thymus gland
toxic/o poison
somat/o body
parathyroid/o parathyroid gland
pancreat/o pancreas
natr/o sodium
lact/o milk
ket/o ketone bodies
kal/i potassium
gluc/o, glyc/o sugar, sweet, glucose
gonad/o sex glands
endocrin/o endocrine
dips/o thirst
cortic/o cortex
calc/i calcium
andr/o male, man
adren/o, adrenal/o adrenal gland
aden/o gland
acr/o extremities
acid/o sour, bitter
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