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

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Created Oct 17, 2011ReportNominate
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