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Chemical class of Oxytocin, PTH, ADH
Chemical required for muscle contraction
Pathology: hyposecretory disorder of the adrenal cortex
Bone formation direct, not involving a cartilage intermediary; flat bones
Muscle contraction without shortening of muscle
Bone that has been remodeled
Pathology caused by too much GH after growth plates fuse
Thin filaments
During contraction, the A band gets shorter or remains the same
Bone forming cell
Chemical class of GH, Insulin, Glucagon, Insulin-like Growth Factor
Which gland is connected by neuron to the hypothalmus
Mechanosensor
Muscle that is striated by not voluntary; found only in the heart
Muscle fiber that does not require oxygen
Principle that bones remodel in response to physical environment
Bone destroying cell
Microscopic anatomy: length of myosin fibers
Which gland deals with long term stress
Endocrine signaling using gap junctions
Microscopic anatomy: midline of myosin fiber
Which gland deals with short term stress
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Which hormone raises blood sugar
Endocrine signaling where the molecule exits into the lumen
Bone that has never been remodeled
Microscopic anatomy: distance between actin ends
Which hormone increases calcium storage in bones
Thick filaments
Neurotransmitter that tells muscles when to contract
Muscle that is striated and voluntary; attaches to and covers bony skeleton
From Smelley: How do you prevent getting type II diabetes?
Endocrine signaling where the hormone stays in the immediate interstitial fluid
Which gland secretes TSH, FSH, LH, ACTH, GH, PRL
Stimulation of hormone production by imbalance in the blood
Stimulation of hormone production by neuron
Cycle that regenerates glucose from lactic acid
Stimulation of hormone production by other hormones
Which hormone lowers blood sugar
Muscle contraction with shortening of the muscle
Pathology: hypothyroidism in children
Endocrine signaling within the cell
Stiffening of the body after death
Pathology: too much cortisone
Endocrine signaling that also involves neurons
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Chemical class of Testosterone, Estrogen, Progesterone, Cortisol
Pathology: too much GH while still growing
What happens without the above chemical
Pathology: autoimmune disorder of pancreatic islet cells
Muscle that is not striated and not voluntary; found in the walls of hollow visceral organs
Endocrine signaling where the molecule is secreted into the blood stream
Bone formation involving a cartilage intermediary; long bones
During contraction, the H zone and I band gets shorter or remains the same?
Microscopic anatomy: distance between myosin fibers
Pathology: hypothyroid syndrome in adults
Pathology: not enough GH
Smallest functional contractile unit
Effect that increases bone strength
Endocrine signaling where the receptor is on the surface of the same producing cell
During contraction, the sarcomere gets shorter or remains the same
Chemical class of Melatonin, epinephrine, norepinephrine, thyroxine
Which hormone increases blood calcium
Muscle fiber that requires oxygen
Pathology: resistance to insulin
Pathology: hyperthyroidism
Groups that remodel bone

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