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Endocrine Adaptation to Hypoxia

Handbook of Physiology, Environmental Physiology

  1. Hershel Raff

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp040254

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Raff, H. 2011. Endocrine Adaptation to Hypoxia. Comprehensive Physiology. 1259–1275.

Author Information

  1. Departments of Medicine and Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Endocrine Research Laboratory, St. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis and Endorphins
    • 1.1
      Acute Hypoxia
    • 1.2
      Mechanisms
    • 1.3
      Chronic Hypoxia
    • 1.4
      Endorphins/Lipotropic Pituitary Hormone
  • 2
    Catecholamines
    • 2.1
      Acute Hypoxia
    • 2.2
      Mechanisms
    • 2.3
      Chronic Hypoxia
  • 3
    Atrial Natriuretic Peptide
    • 3.1
      Mechanism
    • 3.2
      Chronic Hypoxia
  • 4
    Arginine Vasopressin
    • 4.1
      Acute Hypoxia
    • 4.2
      Mechanisms
    • 4.3
      Interactions
    • 4.4
      Chronic Hypoxia
  • 5
    Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System
    • 5.1
      Acute Hypoxia
    • 5.2
      Chronic Hypoxia
    • 5.3
      Mechanisms
  • 6
    Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Thyroid Axis
    • 6.1
      Rats
  • 7
    Hormones of Reproduction
  • 8
    Hormones of the Islets of Langerhans
  • 9
    Somatomammotropins
    • 9.1
      Prolactin
    • 9.2
      Growth Hormone
  • 10
    Other Circulating Hormones and Factors