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Endocrine and Reproductive Physiology

Mosby Physiology Monograph Series (with Student Consult Online Access)

Endocrine and Reproductive Physiology, a volume in the Mosby Physiology Monograph Series, explains the fundamentals of endocrine and reproductive physiology in a clear and concise manner. This medical textbook gives you a basic understanding of how endocrine and metabolic physiology affects other body systems in health and disease, including the clinical dimensions of reproductive endocrinology.

Audience

Medical students

Paperback, 312 Pages

Published: October 2012

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-08704-9

Contents

    1. Introduction to the Endocrine System
    2. Endocrine Function of the Gastrointestinal Tract
    3. Energy Metabolism
    4. Calcium and Phosphate Homeostasis
    5. Hypothalamus-Pituitary Complex
    6. The Thyroid Gland
    7. The Adrenal Gland
    8. Life Cycle of the Male and Female Reproductive Systems
    9. The Male Reproductive System
    10. The Female Reproductive System
    11. Fertilization, Pregnancy, and Lactation

    Appendix A: Answers to Self-Study Problems

    Appendix B: Comprehensive Multiple-Choice Examination

    Appendix C: Hormone Ranges

    Appendix D: Abbreviations and Symbols

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