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5 Matching Questions

  1. Cushing's Sundrome
  2. Posterior Pituitary secretes
  3. Thyroid Storm
  4. dwarfism
  5. Giantism
  1. a ADH, Vasopressin, oxytocin
  2. b - death within 48 hours
    - people thyroid problem exposed to stress
    SX: hyperthermia, delerium, NV & D, tachycardia
  3. c insufficient GH
  4. d too much GH, linear bone growth prior to closure of epiphyseal plates
    Sx: HA, diplopia, & impotence
  5. e excessive administration of steroid & increased gluconeogensis by liver
    Sx: truncal obesity, moon face, osteoporosis, amenorrhea, hirsutism, buffalo hump

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. very rare in infants
    - low IQ
  2. bulging eyes
  3. horizontal ridges on nails
  4. thickening of bones after closure of epiphyseal plate
    SX: body hair, joint pn, coarse facial features
  5. ACTH, GH, prolactin

5 True/False Questions

  1. Hashimotoover secretion of ADH, usually caused by a tumor
    Dx= hyponatramia & hyperosmolarity

          

  2. Thyroid CA- death within 48 hours
    - people thyroid problem exposed to stress
    SX: hyperthermia, delerium, NV & D, tachycardia

          

  3. IDD (iodine deficiency disease) / endemic cretinismACTH, GH, prolactin

          

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

          

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

          

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