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5 Matching questions

  1. Addison Disease
  2. Type II
  3. Corticosteroids
  4. Gestational Diabetes
  5. Pituitary Gland (Hypophysis)
    "Master gland"
  1. a ex: cortisol
    block inflammation, used to treat disease
    inhibit white blood cells - now increased infection
    can cause cushing's disease
  2. b not enough cortisol
    weight loss
    skin darkening
    low blood pressure (hypotension)
  3. c anterior pituitary - adenohypophysis, glandular tissue
    posterior pituitary - nuerophypopysis, part of the brain
  4. d during pregnancy
    possibility to develop Type II later on in life
    baby gets too much sugar
  5. e you can make insulin - independent
    poor diet and exercise
    body ignores the insulin

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. develop form all 3 embryonic germ layers
    secrete hormones into bloodstream
    endocrinology - study of endocrine glands and hormones
  2. portal viens that give blood carrying regulatory hormones from hypothalamus to anterior before it goes to the heart
  3. hormones that affect the release of other hormones
    Gonadotropins (LH and FSH)
  4. excessive Thyroid hormone production
    Graves Disease: loss of feedback control
    exophthalmos (eyes pop out of head)
    tachycardia (fast heart rate)
  5. hormones made in hypothalamus
    function is store and secrete hormones
    Antidiuretic hormone

5 True/False questions

  1. Prolactinpp hormone
    uterine contraction
    milk ejection


  2. Hypothalamusnot enough TH
    fatigue, weak, dry skin, weight gain, reduced sex drive (libido)


  3. Antidiuretic hormone (vasopressin)pp hormone
    starts water reabsorption during dehydration
    increases blood pressure
    hyper secretion (too much) causes edema (not pee enough)
    hyposecretion (too little) causes diabetes insipidus (pee too much)


  4. Thyroid Stimulating HormoneAP hormone
    skin pigment hormone


  5. Type Iautoimmune
    cant make insulin - dependent


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