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5 Matching Questions

  1. Involved in Pregnancy Prepping
  2. Sex steroids
  3. Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
  4. Estrogen
  5. Regulation of blood [glucose]
  1. a OVARIES / PLACENTA: Female characteristics, endometrial growth
  3. c Insulin and Glucagon
  4. d Oxytocin, Prolactin, Progesterone, Estrogen, LH, FSH
  5. e ADRENAL CORTEX: not normally important, but an adrenal tumor can overproduce these, causing masculinization or feminization.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. OVARIES / PLACENTA: leads to endometrial secretion, pregnancy
  2. Parathyroid hormone and Calcitonin
  3. BETA CELLS OF THE ISLETS OF LANGERHANS IN THE PANCREAS: decreases blood [glucose]; increases glycogen and fat storage; it is activated at high blood [glucose] and is absent or ineffective in diabetes melitus
  4. THYMUS: is involved in T-cell development during childhood.
  5. HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities

5 True/False Questions

  1. Aldosterone (mineralocorticoid)ADRENAL MEDULLA -> KIDNEY: increased Na+ reabsorption to increase blood pressure


  2. TestosteroneTESTES: male characteristics; spermatogenesis


  3. Growth Hormone (GH)PARATHYROIDS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: raises serum [Ca2+]


  4. EpinephrineADRENAL MEDULLA: sympathetic stress response (rapid)


  5. Antidiuretic hormone (ADH, vasopressin)THYROID: in the child it is necessary for physical and mental development; in the adult, it increases metabolic rate and temperature


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