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

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