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

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