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5 Matching questions

  1. Gastrin
  2. Oxytocin
  3. Growth Hormone (GH)
  4. Glucagon
  5. Vasopressin (ADH)
  1. a Gland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Controls skeletal and body growth
  2. b Gland: Pituitary (Posterior)
    Function: Antidiuretic, tells the kidneys to reabsorb water
  3. c Gland: Stomach
    Function: Causes the release of gastric juice which activates the enzyme pepsin
  4. d Gland: Pancreas
    Function: Increases blood glucose by causing liver to convert glycogen back to glucose (Insulin and Glucagon are antagonistic to each other)
  5. e Gland: Pituitary (Posterior)
    Function: Causes uterine contractions (begins labor)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
  2. Gland: Pancreas
    Function: Decreases blood glucose by 1. allowing it into cells 2. converting excess to glycogen
  3. Gland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Tells the adrenal cortex to produce it's hormones
  4. Gland: Adrenal (Cortex)
    Function: Controls potassium (K) and sodium (Na) in the blood by telling the kidneys to reabsorb
  5. Gland: Parathyroid
    Function: Increases blood calcium by taking out of bone and causing kidneys to reabsorb Ca++
    (Calcitonim and Parathyroid are antagonistic to each other)

5 True/False questions

  1. EstrogenGland: Ovaries
    Function: Female secondary sex characteristics

          

  2. Luteinizing (LH)Gland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Tells the ovary to release an egg (day 14)

          

  3. CalcitonimGland: Thyroid
    Function: Decreases blood calcium by putting into bone for storage

          

  4. TestosteroneGland: Testes
    Function: Male secondary sex characteristics

          

  5. Cortisolthe secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect

          

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