There are two major lobes of the Pituitary Gland. Name them.
What neurohormones are transported and stored in the posterior pituitary?
What is the name of the neural connection that the neurohormones travel on to their storage area in the neurohypophysis?
What is the name of the vascular connection from the anterior pituitary to the hypothalamus?
Hormones of the anterior pituitary are not released until the hypothalmus releases chemicals to do so. (true or false)
What are the targets and effects of Oxytocin?
What are the targets and effects of ADH or antidiuretic hormone?
Diabetes Insipidus would be a result of hyposecretion (deficiency) of what hormone?
List 6 hormones produced by the cuboidal cells of the anterior pituitary gland
All hormones of the adenohypophysis activate cAMP second messenger systems at their target except this one hormone. Which is it?
What are the targets and effects of growth hormone?
How can you distinguish the difference in gigantism from acromegaly?
What are the target and effects of ACTH, adrenocorticotropic hormone?
What internal and external factors can cause the release of corticosteriods such as cortisol?
What are the targets and effects of follicle stimulating hormone?
What are the targets and effects of lutenizing hormones?
What are the targets and effects of prolactin?