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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Cortisol (glucocorticoid)
  2. Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
  3. Growth Hormone (GH)
  4. Oxytocin
  5. Progesterone
  1. a ADRENAL CORTEX: results in a longer-term stress response; increased blood [glucose]; increased protein catabolism; decreased inflammation and immunity; many other
  2. b ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increases cell turnover rate
  3. c OVARIES / PLACENTA: leads to endometrial secretion, pregnancy
  4. d POSTERIOR PITUITARY -> BREAST & UTERUS: milk letdown and uteral contractions
  5. e ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> ADRENAL GLAND: increases growth and secretory activity of adrenal cortex

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Oxytocin and Prolactin
  2. OVARIES / PLACENTA: Female characteristics, endometrial growth
  3. ADRENAL CORTEX: not normally important, but an adrenal tumor can overproduce these, causing masculinization or feminization.
  4. Parathyroid hormone and Calcitonin
  5. KIDNEY -> BONE MARROW: increases RBC synthesis

5 True/False questions

  1. Hormones that increase blood [glucose]Glucagon (polypeptide derivative), Epinepherine (amino acid derivative), Cortisol (steroid / glucocorticoid)

          

  2. Aldosterone (mineralocorticoid)ADRENAL CORTEX: results in a longer-term stress response; increased blood [glucose]; increased protein catabolism; decreased inflammation and immunity; many other

          

  3. Atrial natriuretic factor (ANF)PARATHYROIDS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: raises serum [Ca2+]

          

  4. Regulation of B.P.Parathyroid hormone and Calcitonin

          

  5. Thyroid hormone (TH, thyroxine)PARATHYROIDS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: raises serum [Ca2+]

          

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