Endocrinology for beginners
Hypothalamus controls anterior pituitary through the releasing and __________ hormones
Pick out the hormones not secreted by posterior pituitary gland: Oxytocin, Vasopressin(ADH), Prolactin, Luteinizing hormone.
Prolactin, Luteinizing hormone
GHRH(Growth Hormone releasing hormone stimulates release of growth hormone from ______
Anterior pituitary gland
GH is released during (a)later stages of sleep (b)Hyperglycemia (c)Hypoglycemia (d)Starvation (e) c and d
The endocrine function of the pancreas is peformed by__
The islets of Langerhans
The islets of Langerhans consist of four types of cells,namely:
Alpha cells,Beta cells,Delta cells,F cells
The________cells of the islets of Langerhans secrete insulin.
The_______cells of the pancreas secrete glucagon.
_________hormone secretes glycogenolysis,gluconeogenesis and lipolysis
IGF-I also called somatomedin C is secreted by the liver and inhibits the secretion of growth hormone True or false