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5 Matching questions

  1. Syndrome of inappropriate vasopressin secretion
  2. Insulin
  3. Cells and hormones of islets of Langerhans
  4. Category 2 horm's (FSH, LH, TSH)
  5. Hypophysiotropic horms
  1. a regulate activity of endocrine cells of hypophysis
  2. b B cells (insulin) a cells (glucagon) D cells (SST) F cells (PP, pancreatic polypeptide)
  3. c double chained w/ 2 subunits (alpha and beta; alpha same w/i spp, B determines hormone specificity)
  4. d hypoglycemic hormone that dec BSG levels, inc m/m of glucose into cells
  5. e Continual AVP release independent of plasma osmolality; sxs: dec urine volume, hyponatremia, hypoosmality

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. endogenous cannabinoid receptor; agonists that stimulate appetite; Leptin inhibits anandamide induced feeding
  2. stimulate a-MSH release which binds to melanocortin-4 receptor, decreases appetitie/eating
  3. aMSH from larger precursor; Peptides from pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC), heptapeptide sequence conserved
  4. glucose exceeds tubular max, excess remain in urine
  5. derived from pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC)

5 True/False questions

  1. TRH fxnsstimulate release of TSH in homeotherms (mammals/birds); useful to test ability of pituitary to produce TSH


  2. Electrolyte depletionInc K+ in urine


  3. Alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone (alpha MSH)hypoglycemia; AA (arginine and alanine blocked by glucose); Epi, norepi


  4. Hyposecretionpanhypopituitarism - total loss of secretion


  5. MelanophoresMelanin pigment; eumelanins (black/brown) and pehomelanins (yellow/red); pig's in melanostomes (fully melanized organelle); located in dermis/epidermis


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