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  1. This Ant. Pit. hormone does this: 1) Causes ovulation. 2) Stims. ruptured ovarian foll. to become corp. leuteum and begin secreting progesterone & estrogen. 3) Stims. secretion of testosterone.:LH

          

  2. Follicle Stimulating Hormone comes from this side of the Pituitary gland:Posterior

          

  3. This Ant. Pit. hormone does this: 1) Initiates milk production. 2) Maintains milk production:FSH

          

  4. This part of the brain is located immediately above the Pituitary Gland:Posterior

          

  5. Prolactin comes from this side of the Pituitary gland:Anterior

          

  6. Another name for the Pituitary Gland is:The 'Hypophysis'

          

  7. This Ant. Pit. hormone does this: 1) Initiates the growth of ova. 2) Initiates the secretion of estrogen. 3) Initiates sperm production.:FSH

          

  8. Leutenizing Hormone comes from this side of the Pituitary gland:Anterior

          

  9. Thyroid Stimulating Hormone comes from this side of the Pituitary gland:Posterior

          

  10. This Ant. Pit. hormone does this: Stims the Adrenal Gland to release Cortisol (during stress).:TSH

          

  11. This Ant. Pit. hormone does this: Goes to the Thyroid Gland to stim. it to: 1) Grow. 2) Release T3 & T4.:ACTH

          

  12. The Posterior Pituitary pretty much only does this:Stores hormones.

          

  13. There are this many # of hormones secreted by the Posterior Pituitary:6

          

  14. 'Hormone'. Definition:Chemical messengers, mostly those manufactured by the endocrine glands, that are produced in one tissue and affect another

          

  15. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone comes from this side of the Pituitary gland:Anterior

          

  16. There are this many # of hormones secreted by the Anterior Pituitary:6

          

  17. The storing of Oxytocin occurs on this side of the Pituitary gland:Posterior

          

  18. This Ant. Pit. hormone does this: 1) Increases cell division. 2) Increases protein transport and synthesis. 3) Increases release of fat & use of fat.:Prolactin

          

  19. This Posterior Pituitary hormone tells the Kidneys to increase water absorption:Stores hormones.

          

  20. The storing of Antidiuretic Hormone (aka "Arginine Vasopressin' or just 'Vasopressin') occurs on this side of the Pituitary gland:Anterior

          

  21. 'Pituitary Gland'. Defintion:Known as the 'Master Gland'. Located in the brain and is the size of a pea. Produces hormones that regulate growth, development of the reproductive structures, and the function of the reproductive organs throughout ones life span.

          

  22. Growth hormone/Somatotropin comes from this side of the Pituitary gland:Anterior

          

  23. This Posterior Pituitary hormone contracts the smooth muscle in the uterus and mammary glands;Oxytocin