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5 Matching questions

  1. Acromegaly
  2. Endemic Goiter
  3. adrenal medulla
  4. Adrednal (suprarenal) glands
  5. Corticosteroids
  1. a ex: cortisol
    block inflammation, used to treat disease
    inhibit white blood cells - now increased infection
    can cause cushing's disease
  2. b hypersecretion (too much) growth hormone during adulthood
    after epiphyseal plate has sealed
  3. c inner layer
    epinephrine (adrenaline) and norepinephrine
    -starts fight or flight response (sympathetic nervous system)
  4. d on top of kidney
    adrenal cortex
    adrenal medulla
  5. e dietary iodine deficiency
    big throat

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. AP hormone
    adrenal cortex stimulating hormone
  2. AP hormone
    skin pigment hormone
  3. develop form all 3 embryonic germ layers
    ductless
    secrete hormones into bloodstream
    endocrinology - study of endocrine glands and hormones
  4. Thymopoietist
    Thymosins
    stimulate differentiation, growth, and maturation of T-lymphocytes
  5. AP hormone
    acts on reproductive gonads

5 True/False questions

  1. Diabetes Mellitusproduced by altering a specific amino acid
    thyroid hormone

          

  2. Thyroid Glandbutterfly shape
    inferior to larynx
    makes: thyroid hormone (increase metabolic rate)
    calcitonin (lowers blood Ca, increase osteoblasts activity, bones more dense)

          

  3. Pituitary Gland (Hypophysis)
    "Master gland"
    anterior pituitary - adenohypophysis, glandular tissue
    posterior pituitary - nuerophypopysis, part of the brain

          

  4. Endocrine vs Nervous Systemslower response than nervous
    the effects last longer than nervous
    can affect any cell in the body
    acts using HORMONES (chemical messenger)

          

  5. Cushins Syndromeex: cortisol
    block inflammation, used to treat disease
    inhibit white blood cells - now increased infection
    can cause cushing's disease

          

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