To help students understand the past, present, and future of endocrinology, this classic introduction provides a broad background of this progressive discipline.
Edition/Copyright:95 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Harpercollins College Division Published: 01/28/1995 International: No
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1 General concepts and Methods 2 Receptors, Mechanisms of Action, and Prostaglandins
II Amine and Peptide Hormones from Glands in the Head: Hypothalmus, Pituitary, and Pineal
3 Hypophyseotropic Neurohormones of the Hypothalamus 4 Pituitary Anatomy and Hormones 5 Vasopressin and Oxytocin from the Hypothalamus 6 Growth Hormone from the Anterior Pituitary 7 Melanotropins and the Intermediate Pituitary 8 Melatonin and the Pineal and Retina
III Amine and Peptide Hormones from Glands in or Near the Gut: Thyroid, Parathyroid, Pancreas, and Gastrointestinal
9 Triodothyronine from the Thyroid, Immunology, and the Thymus 10 Parathormone and Parathyroid, Calcitonin, and Thyroid 11 Insulin and Glucagon from the Pancreas 12 Gastrointestinal Hormones
IV Steroid, Amine, and Peptide Hormones Related to the Gonads and Adrenals
13 Steroid Hormones 14 Glucocorticoids and the Adrenal Cortex 15 Aldosterone and Adrenal, Angiotensin and Kidneys 16 Catecholamines and Adrenal Medulla 17 Pituitary Gonadotropins, Androgens, and the Testes 18 Estrogens and Progesterone and the Ovaries 19 Pregnancy Hormones, Oxytocin and Prolactin
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