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

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Created Oct 17, 2011ReportNominate
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