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5 Matching questions

  1. Parathyroid Gland secretes
  2. Prolactinemia
  3. Adrenal Cortex secretes
  4. Acromegaly
  5. Hashimoto
  1. a thickening of bones after closure of epiphyseal plate
    SX: body hair, joint pn, coarse facial features
  2. b cortisol aka stress hormone
  3. c decreased BMR, temp, & lethargy
    SX - myzxedema, hair loss, myxedema coma (no thyroid secreted)
  4. d - behind thyroid, maintains normal calcium blood levels
    -secretes PTH
  5. e too much dopamine that inhibits prolactin
    Sx (women): galactorrhea, hirsutism,
    Sx (men): hypogonadism

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. horizontal ridges on nails
  2. too much GH, linear bone growth prior to closure of epiphyseal plates
    Sx: HA, diplopia, & impotence
  3. - death within 48 hours
    - people thyroid problem exposed to stress
    SX: hyperthermia, delerium, NV & D, tachycardia
  4. insufficient GH
  5. usually spontaneous recovery, occurs after virus

5 True/False questions

  1. Hyperparathyroidismlowers serum calcium levels & thyroid secretes extra PTH to compensate =extra osteoclasts, osteoporosis, kidney stones
    Rx: surgery

          

  2. Hypoparathyriodismusually due to damage during surgery
    Sx: dry skin, hair loss, Beau lines, cataracts
    Rx: reverse hypocalcemia

          

  3. thyroid gland is responsible formetabolism

          

  4. Cushing's Sundromedestruction of adrenal glands (2ndary to TB, fungal, or HIV)
    Rx: increase sodium intake and cortisol

          

  5. Grave's Diseasedestruction of adrenal glands (2ndary to TB, fungal, or HIV)
    Rx: increase sodium intake and cortisol

          

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