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This gland produces oestrogen and propgesterone Ovaries
This gland is know as the 'Master' gland and is located at the base of the brain Pituitary
This hormone is produced by the pancreas Insulin
This hormone is produced by the testes Testosterone
2 egg shapes organs that hang suspended in the scrotum outside the body Testes
This hormone increases the heart rate Adrenaline
This gland is located below the larynx Thyroid
This is procudes by the gland located below the larynx Thyroxine
What is carried around in the blood to target organs Hormones
What is the system called which contains multiple glands Endocrine

Endocrine System Crossword

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Galnd that produces growth hormones, master gland Pituitary
Produces adrenaline, on top of kidneys Adrenal
Only found in women, produces oestrogen/progesterone Ovaries
Made by the pancreas Insulin
Produces a hormone that helps control calcium levels Parathyroid
Makes thyroxine Thyroid
Released when your glucose level falls below a set point Glucagon
What life function do the Nervous and Endocrine system perform Regulation
Improper insulin production, can't regulate the blood sugar level Diabetes
Viral infection of the spinal cord Polio

Endocrine System Word Search

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adrenalin
adrenals
arteriosclerosis
Endocrine
Hormones
hypothalamus
Insulin
ovaries
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pineal gland
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testes
thymus
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THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM Crossword

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is the group of specialized glands that affects the growth endocrine system
the secretory organs that remove and release certain elements from the blood to convert the new compounds glands
it is also known as the duct glands exocrine glands
this is also known as the ductless glands endocrine glands
male sexual glands;function in reproduction(singular:testicle) testes
a sweat and oil glands of the skin, produce a substance that travels through the small,tube-like ducts exocrine glands
female sexual glands; function in reproduction ovaries
secretions, such as insulin, adrenaline, and estrogen,that stimulate functional activity or other secretions in the body hormones
secrete about 30 steroid hormones and control metabolic processes of the body adrenal glands
plays a major role in sexual development, sleep, and metabolism pineal gland
secretes enzyme-producing cells that are responsible for digesting carbohydrates, proteins, and fats pancreas
most complex organ of the endocrine system pituitary gland
regulate blood calcium and phosphorus levels so that the nerves and muscular system can function properly. parathyroid gland
controls how quickly the body burns energy(metabolism) thyroid gland
there are 30 ___________ telling your body what it should do every day hormones

Endocrine System Crossword

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holds the eggs in women ovaries
understands body's biological time pineal
stimulates development to help prevent disease and only active until puberty thymus
known as master gland and sends signals to organs and other glands pituitary
holds the sperm in men testes
organ that regulates blood sugar pancreas
helps regulate metabolism, brain development, muscle control, calcium and more thyroid
causes bones to release calcium into the blood stream parathyroid
an organ that secretes chemical substances for use in the body gland
a substance to regulate blood sugar insulin
outer portion of a gland tht produces steroid hormones adrenal cortex
inner portion of a gland that synthesizes, stores and releases specific hormones adrenal medulla
These systems maintain conditions so homeostasis can happen and can be negative or positive feedbacksystem

Medical Terminology Chapter 11 Word Search

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calcitonin
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iodine
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oxytocin
hypothalamus
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thalamus
pineal glan
pituitary gland
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glucagon
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The Endocrine Glands and Their Hormone Crossword

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Activates cells influenced by the SNS Epinephrine
Which hormone in the Adrenal Cortex increases blood glucose concentration in resoonse to stress Cortisol
Which hormone in the pancreatic islet stimulates the liver to release glucose, thereby increasing blood glucose levels Glucagon
This hormone stimulates growth and development of the testes and penis Testosterone
Which gland in the ovaries stimulates development of mammary glands' secretory tissue and aids in maintaning pregnancy Progesterone
The pineal gland produces which hormone thst regulates mood, sexual development, and daily cycles in response to the amount of light in the environment Melatonin
Which hormone produced by the adrenal cortex contributes to some secondary sex characteristics in women Weak androgens
Which hormone produced by the ovaries stimulate growth of primaty sex organs such as the uterus and tubes Estrogen
Which gland controls the release of the anterior pituitary hormone Hypothalamus
Which hormone stimulates constriction of blood vessels Antidiuretic
Which hormone causes uterine contractions and the ejection of milk from the mammary gland Oxytocin
Which hormone in the anterior pituitary promotes body tissue growth Growth
This hormone stimulates milk production Prolactin
Which gland increases metabolic rate and is required for normal growth Thyroid
The hormone that promotes sperm cell development is the ________ stimulating hormone Follicle
Which hormone increases metabolic rate Thyroxine
The hormone that stimulates the adrenal cortex to produce glucocorticoids and androgen s Adrenocorticotropic
The hormone that initiates ovulation Luteinizing
The hormone that regulates the exchange of calcium between blood and bones; increases calcium level in blood Parathyroid
The hormone Epinephrine is produced in which gland Adrenal medulla

Endocrine System Bingo

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testes
ovaries
pancreas
parathyroid
thymus
pituitary gland
adrenal cortex
adrenal medulla
parathormone (pth)
testosterone
thalamus
Epinephrine (Adrenaline)
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Endocrinology
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Components of Homeostasis Word Search

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Adrenal Gland
Adrenaline
Aldosterone
Brain
Eyes
Glucagon
Glucoregulation
Hormones
Hypothalamus
Insulin
Liver
Melatonin
Oestrogen
Osmoregulation
Oxytocin
Pancreas
Parasympathetic System
Parathyroid Glands
Pineal Gland
Pituitary Gland
Progesterone
Prolactin
Spinal Chord
Spine
Sympathetic System
Testes
Testosterone
Thermoregulation
Thymus
Thyroid
Thyroxine

Endocrine System Worksheet Word Search

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Thyroid
Tetany
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Sterility
Sleep
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Prolactin
Pituitary
Pineal
Parathyroid
Pancreas
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Ovary
Mood
Metabolism
Melatonin
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Hypothyroidism
Hormones
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Gland
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Endocrine
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Adrenal

The Endocrine Glands and Their Hormones Crossword

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Control the release of anterior pituitary hormones. Hypothalamus
Which gland produces six hormones? Anterior pituitary
Adrenal medulla produces what hormones? Epinephrine
What gland activates cells influenced by sympathetic nervous system plus many not supplied by sympathetic nerves. Adrenal medulla
Which hormone in the adrenal cortex that contains 95% of glucocorticoids? Cortisol
Which gland reduces blood glucose concentration? Pancreatic islets
Which hormone is involved with stimulation of the liver to release glucose. Glucagon
Which gland produces testosterones Testes
Which hormone stimulates growth and development of sexual organs(testes and penis) Testosterone
Which hormone is involved with the ovaries? Estrogen
Which hormone stimulates milk production by mammary glands? prolactin
Which gland is involved with melatonin hormone? Pineal
The increase metabolic rate influencing both physical and mental activities , required for normal growth is the function of what gland? Thyroid
The parathyroid gland produces what hormone ? PTH
The thyroid gland produces what hormones(only name one). Thyroxine
What hormone does the hypothalamus produce ? Oxytocin
What gland functions to increase calcium levels in blood ? Parathyroid
The hormone glucagon belongs to which gland? Prancreatic islets
The prolactin hormone belongs to what gland? Anterior pituitary
What gland makes weak androgens ? Andrenal Cortext