← ICBS130 Week 3 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a Characterized by abnormally high concentrations of calcium circulating in the blood instead of being stored in the bones.
- b Inflammation of the cervix that is usually caused by an infection
- c AKA: Vasectomy Reversal
Procedure perfomed as an attempt to restore fertility to a vasectomized male
- d Aka: Adrenaline
Stimulates the sympathetic nervous system in response to stress or other stimuli
- e AKA: Phlebotomy
The puncture of a vein for the purpose of drawing blood
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A woman during her first pregnancy
- Surgical removal of the thymus gland
- Chemically related to the male sex hormone testosterone. Used by athletes illegally to increase strength and muscle.
- Caused by bacterium Chlamydia Trachomatis, Most common reported STD in the US. Highly contagious & requires early treatment w/ antibiotics
- Abnormal absence of menstrual periods for 3 or more months
5 True/False Questions
Thyrotoxicosis → Regulates the rate of metabolism. (Rate of secretion is controlled by the thyroid-stimulating hormone produced by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland)
Acromegaly → Abnormal enlargement of the extremities that is caused by excessive secretion of growth hormone after puberty
Electrolytes → Important in the development and maintenance of the female secondary sex characteristics and in regulation of the menstrual cycle.
Dysmenorrhea → Abnormal absence of menstrual periods for 3 or more months
Palpation → Examination technique in which the examiner's hands are used to feel the texture, size, consistency, & location of certain body parts