Chapter 7

The Endocrine System

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Key Concepts

amenorrhea anovulation catecholamine
cyclic AMP (cAMP) endocrine epinephrine
estrogen exocrine  glucagon 
gonads growth hormone  hormone 
insulin menarche norepinephrine
parathyroid hormone (PTH) phenolic amine hormone progesterone
protein hormone steroid hormone  testosterone 

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Websites

Endocrine System (Hormones) Topics: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/endocrinesystemhormones.html
Endocrine System: http://www.emc.maricopa.edu/faculty/farabee/biobk/BioBookENDOCR.html
Endocrine System: http://faculty.clintoncc.suny.edu/faculty/Michael.Gregory/files/Bio%20102/Bio%20102%20lectures/Endocrine%20System/endocrin.htm
The Pituitary Foundation: http://www.pituitary.org.uk/
Growth Hormone: http://arbl.cvmbs.colostate.edu/hbooks/pathphys/endocrine/hypopit/gh.html

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