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

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