Ganong's Review of Medical Physiology 25th Edition
McGraw Hill Professional, Aug 22, 2015 - Medical - 768 pages
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Both basal secretion of glucocorticoids and the increased secretion provoked by
stress depend on ACTH from the anterior pituitary. Angiotensin II also stimulates
the adrenal cortex, but its effect is mainly on aldosterone secretion. Large doses ...
The ACTH was measured by immunoassay and the glucocorticoids as 11-
oxysteroids (11-OHCS). Note the greater ACTH and glucocorticoid rises in the
morning, before awakening. (Reproduced, with permission, from Krieger DT, et al
Trauma via Emotion via nociceptive limbic system pathways Drive for Afferents
circadian from NTS rhythm CRH CRH Hypothalamus Anterior ACTH pituitary
Cortisol Systemic Adrenal effects cortex FIGURE 20–17 Feedback control of the ...
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