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Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Endocrine System
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  • 1. Endocrine system<br />
  • 2. Endocrine system<br />Endocrine glands<br />Endocrine vs. exocrine<br />Hypothalamus<br />Pineal<br />Thyroid<br />Parathyroid<br />Thymus<br />CONTROL HOMEOSTASIS<br />Adrenal<br />Pancreas<br />Ovary<br />Testis<br />
  • 3. Endocrine system<br />
  • 4. Hypothalamus &amp; pituitary<br />Control<br />Heartbeat<br />Body temperature<br />Water balance<br />Secretion of the pituitary gland<br />Posterior<br />Anterior<br />Main hormone = growth hormone (GH)<br />
  • 5. Thyroid &amp; Parathyroid<br />Thyroid<br />Increase the metabolic rate<br />Stimulate all the cells of the body<br />Parathyroid<br />Blood phosphate and calcium level<br />
  • 6. Adrenal glands <br />Adrenal medulla<br />Emergency situation<br />Epinephrine<br />Norepinephrine<br />Adrenal cortex<br />Salt water control, carbohydrate, protein, and fat metabolism.<br />Mineralcorticoids<br />Glucocorticoids<br />
  • 7. Pancreas <br />Exocrine tissue<br />Secretes digestive juice<br />Endocrine tissue (pancreatic islets)<br />Secretes insulin and glucagon<br />
  • 8. Testes and ovaries<br />Produce sex hormones = Androgens<br />Male = Testosterone<br />Female = Estrogens and Progesterone<br />
  • 9. Problems with the hormones<br />Pituitary dwarfism<br />Acromegaly<br />Simple goiter<br />Cretinism<br />Myxedema<br />Exophthalmic goiter<br />Tetany<br />Addison disease<br />Cushing syndrome<br />Diabetes mellitus<br />

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