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5 Matching Questions

  1. Hypoparathyriodism
  2. galactorrhea
  3. Thyroid CA
  4. Anterior Pituitary secretes
  5. Thyroid Storm
  1. a usually due to damage during surgery
    Sx: dry skin, hair loss, Beau lines, cataracts
    Rx: reverse hypocalcemia
  2. b lactating
  3. c most commonly endocrine malignancy
    Sx: change in voice
    risk factors: exposure to radiation
  4. d ACTH, GH, prolactin
  5. e - death within 48 hours
    - people thyroid problem exposed to stress
    SX: hyperthermia, delerium, NV & D, tachycardia

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. destruction of adrenal glands (2ndary to TB, fungal, or HIV)
    Rx: increase sodium intake and cortisol
  2. horizontal ridges on nails
  3. thickening of bones after closure of epiphyseal plate
    SX: body hair, joint pn, coarse facial features
  4. very rare in infants
    - low IQ
  5. lowers serum calcium levels & thyroid secretes extra PTH to compensate =extra osteoclasts, osteoporosis, kidney stones
    Rx: surgery

5 True/False Questions

  1. Parathyroid Gland secretesACTH, GH, prolactin


  2. Signs of Hypocalcemiabulging eyes


  3. Cushing's Sundromeexcessive administration of steroid & increased gluconeogensis by liver
    Sx: truncal obesity, moon face, osteoporosis, amenorrhea, hirsutism, buffalo hump


  4. dwarfisminsufficient GH


  5. Prolactinemiabulging eyes


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