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

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