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Portal capillaries connect the hypothalamus and the adenohypophysis (also called the anterior pituitary or anterior lobe). This network of capillaries is called the hypophyseal portal system. The hypophyseal portal allows hypothalamic hormones to enter the anterior pituitary directly, avoiding the circulatory system altogether.

That process is important to the function of the endocrine system in your body, the system that uses hormones as signals for organ function throughout the body. This system is located in the front part of the brain, and it coordinates the nervous system, controls bodily needs like temperature and thirst, and is involved in your sleep.

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Pheochromocytoma can be found in the adrenal glands. It is a tumor that has a number of signs and symptoms including high blood pressure and heart rate as well as weight issues. Most of the symptoms occur to the heart. However, one who suffers from this include headaches and other minor symptoms. Catecholamine is a compound that is secreted from the adrenal glands.

Its function is to control levels of stress and has an effect on blood pressure. However, if a nurse was assessing a male patient who is known to have pheochromocytoma, then it is expected that he would be suffering from the common symptoms due to his tumor in the adrenal glands. However, if it secretes a lot of catecholamine, the he would have a higher blood pressure.

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If you are not familiar with hyperkalemia, this is the condition wherein your potassium levels are too high. How will you know if you have this condition? You will generally feel weaker than usual. Your muscles may not function as well as you would expect them to.

There are some people who have this condition who experience shortness of breath. They may have trouble breathing all of a sudden. Some would also complain of chest pains or palpitations.

Those who are monitoring their heartbeat may sometimes feel that their heartbeat is irregular. Those who are experiencing these symptoms should get themselves checked for proper treatment.

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The correct answer to this question is B. The labeled gland is called the pituitary gland. This gland is a small organ found at the base of the brand. It is so small, it is the size of a pea. The pituitary gland produces many hormones, including HGH which is the human growth hormone.

HGH helps stimulate growth and cell regeneration in animals and humans. TSH stands for thyroid-stimulating hormone which stimulates the thyroid gland. It does this to produce thyroxine, which in turn stimulates the metabolism of the body's tissues. FSH stands for follicle stimulating hormone, which can helps encourage fertility.

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This is because glucocorticoid is a tress hormone. It is designed to combat stress. When released, it initiates a series of reactions in the body that result in a rise in blood glucose that allows the body to be alert and responsive to many stimuli. The glucocorticoids world to increase the blood glucose, providing the brain with nutrition.

It also increases the fatty acid and amino acid levels of the blood increasing nutrition to different parts of the body. Moreover, it also increases the blood pressure, allowing the body to receive its nutrients fast and get rid of the waste products.

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Pituitary gland

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Neurohypophysis is posterior pituitary gland and secrete oxytocin and adh

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The master gland is the pituitary gland. This is actually a really interesting little gland. It’s about the size of a pea (so, it’s really small), but it controls a lot of the hormones that are secreted in the body. One of the hormones that the pituitary is responsible for producing and regulating in the body is a growth hormone. This hormone is responsible for how tall you grow during puberty, in a nutshell. Oxytocin is also produced in the pituitary.

This is often called the “love” hormone since it is produced when you hug someone or when you cuddle with a baby. This is also a hormone that helps mothers lactate and produce milk so they can breastfeed their babies.

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