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

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Created Oct 17, 2011ReportNominate
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