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Getting Prepared Series for Adrenal

  • Fredric E. WondisfordEmail author
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Abstract

Emphasize mechanistic connections between the endocrine gland and embryology/anatomy; understand the mechanism of action of steroid hormones; be able to identify the three classes of adrenal steroids and their main actions; understand the regulation of adrenal steroid secretion.

Keywords

Adrenal gland Steroid hormone Glucocorticoid Corticotropin-releasing hormone ACTH Aldosterone 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MedicineRobert Wood Johnson Medical SchoolNew BrunswickUSA

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