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Hormone in Kidneys

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Aldosterone (mineralocorticoid) - secreted by adrenal cortexTarget Distal convoluted tubules- effects-> reabsoption of Na ion, water, and chloride; excretion of ion K and H (increases blood volume, blood pressure)
Epinephrine/ Norepinephrine - secreted by adrenal medullaTarget Cardiac and smooth muscle of arterioles and brochioles diaphragm --> effect in increasing HR, BP, Blood flow to skeleton muscle and airway diameter
Cortisol (glucocorticoid) -secreted by adrenal cortexTarget cells throughout the body ->> promotes gluconeogeneneses, DECREASE protein synthesis; general anti-inflammatory effect
Erythropoietin - Secreted by kidneys and liverTarget red bone marrow ->> Stiumalates erythropoiesis
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