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decreased levels of sodium ion in the blood

damage to cells of the zona glomerulosa of the adrenal cortex would result in

oxytocin

you are with your friends in the hospital who is about to give birth. Because the contractions are not progressing as expected, the physician decides to order something to help promote uterine wall contractions. you know that she is ordering

increases the level of calcium ions in the blood

the chief cells of the parathryroid glands produce a hormone that

tsh

the pituitary hormone that triggers the release of thyroid hormone from the thryoid gland is

derived from the amino acid tyrosine

thyroxine

parathyroid hormone

the hormone that is the antagonist of calcitonin is

aldosterone

a hormone that helps to regulate the sodium ion concentration of the blood is

increased volume of urine formation

damage to cells of the supraoptic nucleus of the hypothalamus would result in

composed by amino acid

peptides hormones are

zona reticularis

shelly has a benign tumor of the adrenal gland. the tumor is causing hypersecretion of a hormone that causes her to grow a beard and have extensive body hair. this tumor involves cells of the

hormones

are chemical messengers that are released in one tissue and transported in the bloodstream to alter the activities of specific cells in other tissues.

glucagon is released

when blood glucose levels fall,

decreased ability to convert lipids to glucose

damage to cells of the zona fasciculata of the adrenal cortex would result in

adh

changes in blood osmotic pressure would affect the levels of ----- in the blood.

sodium

high aldosterone levels should cause an increase in the blood level of

calcitriol

a hormone that helps to regulate the calcium ion concentration of the blood is

adh

each of the following hormones is produces by the pars distalis of the adenohypophysis, except

increased sensitivity to sympathetic stimulation

the effects of thyroid hormone on peripheral tissue include

chemically related to cholestrol

the male and female sex hormones are

acth

elevated stress levels may also cause increased levels of --------- in the blood

glucocorticoids

which of the following is a product of the adrenal gland.

insulin

the beta cells of the pancreas produce

fsh

formation of gametes is coordinated by

lh

changes in testosterone levels would affect the levels of -------- in the blood.

iodine

thyroid hormone contains the mineral

none of the above

hormones can alter cellular operations by changing all of the following, except the

insulin-like growth factor

liver cells respond to growth hormone by releasing hormones called

increases the level of glucose in the blood

the alpha cells of the pancreas produce a hormoe that

growth hormone

the hormone that goes beyond typical productivity of the cells by causing an increased rate of mitosis is

thymosin

a hormone that helps to regulate the immune system is

renin

the kidneys help maintain pressure and filtration by releasing.

5-6

the total volume of blood in the body of a 70kg man is approximately -------- liters.

bill could donate blood to an individual with type 0 negative blood

bill wants to determine his blood type, so he takes a few drops of blood from a puncture wound in his finger and mixes it with various antisera. his blood cells aggulutinate when mixed with the anti-d sera but not with the anti a or anti b sera. this means

during periods of fasting

the level of erythropoietin in the blood would rise due to all of the following, except

bill's plasma contains b agglutinins since he does not have type b blood

bill wants to determine his blood type, so he takes a few drops of blood from a puncture wound in his finger and mixes it with various antisera. his blood cells agglutinate when mixes with the anti- a sera but not with anti-b or anti-d sera. this means

burgundy

blood containing rbc's fillec with deoxyhemoglobin are which color?

neutrophils

the most numerous wbcs in a differential count of a healthy individual are

basophils

although they are known as mast cells in the tissues, they circulate as

lymphocytes

megan thinks she had an viral sinustitis. If she does, what type of white bloood cells would you expect to see in elevated numbers in a differential count?

lymphocytes

during a viral infection you would expect to see increased numbers of

albumins

the most abundant proteins in blood plasma are

common

factor x is activated to begin the ------ pathway of coagulataion

coagulation

involves a complex sequence of steps leading to the conversion of fibrinogen to fibrin

10-15

the total volume of blood in the body of a 154-lb man is approximately ------ pints.

vascular spasm

occurs as chemicals released by damaged cells causes the local smooth muscles to contract.

reticulocytes

which of the following would you expect to see in elevated numbers in a peripheral blood sample after donating a pint of blood to the red cross?

intrinsic

platelet factor 3 helps intiate the ------ pathway of coagulation.

reticulocytes

are immature erythrocytes that are sometimes found in peripheral blood samples

lymphocytes

white blood cells that may mature into t or b cells are the

increased erythropoiesis

a constriction of the arteries that carry blood to the kidneys would result in

liver

which organ releases the majority of the plasma proteins.

lipoproteins

both good and bad cholesterol in the blood plasma are

portions of heme molecules that do not contain iron

the waste product bilirubin is produced from

generation of body heat

functions of blood include all of the following,except

the platelet phase

involves a positive feedback response by releasing chemicals to attract more cells and forms a sticky plug.

basophils

the wbc's that are most rare in a differential count of a healthy individual are

neutrophils

megan thinks she has an abscessed tooth due to bacterial infection. if she does, what type of white blood cell would you expect to see in elevated numbers in a differential count>

transport proteins

some hormones and minerals have unique escorts though the blood, these are the

kidney

which organ releases a hormone that stimulates hemoblasts in the red bone marrow to form more erythrocytes

eosinophils

white blood cells that increase in number during an allergic reaction or in response to parasitic infections are

red

blood containing rbc's filled with oxyhemoglobin are which color?

thrombocytes

to stop blood loss the body activates

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