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5 Matching questions

  1. Tropic Hormones
  2. Pituitary Dwarfism
  3. Parathyroid Glands
  4. adrenal cortex
  5. Glucagon
  1. a hyposecretion (not enough) growth hormone in children
  2. b outer layer
    Aldosterone - water retention (balance)
    Cortisol - fights stress
  3. c Pancreatic islet
    secreted by alpha cells
    breaks down liver cells
    increases blood sugar levels
  4. d hormones that affect the release of other hormones
    Gonadotropins (LH and FSH)
  5. e lie on posterior surface of thyroid gland
    parathyroid hormone - increase blood Ca, increase osteoclast activity
    Opposite of calcitonin (antagonistic hormones)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. all made in hypothalamus
    Follicle Stimulating Hormone (gonads)
    Luteinizing Hormone (gonads)
    Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
    Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
    Prolactine (makes milk)
    Growth Hormone
    Melanocyte Stimulating Hormone (in epidermis)
  2. during pregnancy
    possibility to develop Type II later on in life
    baby gets too much sugar
  3. on top of kidney
    adrenal cortex
    adrenal medulla
  4. anterior pituitary - adenohypophysis, glandular tissue
    posterior pituitary - nuerophypopysis, part of the brain
  5. disappears after puberty
    on top of lungs
    Thymic hormones- stimulate differentiation, growth, and maturation of T-lymphocytes

5 True/False questions

  1. Thymic Hormoneshormones that affect the release of other hormones
    Gonadotropins (LH and FSH)


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


  3. Acromegalyposterior wall of abdominal cavity
    Pancreatic islets


  4. Melanocyte Stimulating HormoneAP hormone
    skin pigment hormone


  5. Hyperthyroidismexcessive Thyroid hormone production
    Graves Disease: loss of feedback control
    exophthalmos (eyes pop out of head)
    tachycardia (fast heart rate)


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