5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is Cretinism?
- Vitamin D3 is derived from where?
- Where does activation of D hormone occur?
- How does an increase in glucocorticoids affect the blood glucose?
- What hormones is the Zona reticularis responsible for?
- a increase in hyperglycemia, steroid diabetes
- b androgens
- c retarded CNS and body growth
- d diet or de novo synthesis in liver, followed by UVB activation in skin
- e liver and kidney
5 Multiple choice questions
- new proteins are synthesized
- metabolic effect
- by peripheral tissue de-iodinases and excreted via liver after conjugated with glucoronic acid
5 True/False questions
What is the excessive secretion of thyroid hormones (most common in cats)? → hyperthyroidism
In secondary DM, the absolute / relative lack of insulin leads to what? → absolute or relative excess of glucagon
What does mineralcorticoid deficiency cause? → Na and water loss, K and hydrogen retention, Na/K ratio less than 20
All hormones affect their target tissues by forming first a what? → growth, metabolism, homeostasis, reproduction
Pancreatic alpha cells are what? → insulin-sensitive