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Aden/o
gland
Adren/o
adrenal gland
Adrenal/o
adrenal gland
Calc/o
calcium
Gluc/o
sugar
Glyc/o
sugar
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Pancreat/o
pancreas
Pituitar/o
pituitary
Thyroid/o
thyroid
Thym/o
thymus
Toxic/o
poison
Thyr/o
thyroid
Hyper-
above, excessive, more than
Hypo-
below, less than
-al
pertaining to
-ectomy
excision, removal of
-emia
blood condition
-genesis
production, generation
-ism
condition
-itis
inflammation
-logist
specialist in the study of
-logy
study of
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor
-pathy
disease
-trophy
development/nourishment
GH
growth hormone
TSH
Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone
ACTH
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
FSH
Follicle Stimulating Hormone
PTH
Parathyroid Hormone
Endocrine
gland that discreted directly into blood stream
Hormones
substances secreted into bloodstream that travels to another body part to affect its function
Goiter
enlargement of thyroid gland