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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Calcitonin
  2. Oxytocin
  3. Insulin
  4. Regulation of blood [glucose]
  5. Regulation of [Ca2+]
  1. a 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
  2. b Insulin and Glucagon
  3. c Parathyroid hormone and Calcitonin
  4. d POSTERIOR PITUITARY -> BREAST & UTERUS: milk letdown and uteral contractions
  5. e THYROID C CELLS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: lowers serum [Ca2+]

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Atrial natriuretic factor (ANF) & Aldosterone
  2. ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and release of thyroid hormone (tropic)
  3. Oxytocin and Prolactin
  4. POSTERIOR PITUITARY -> KIDNEY: water retention
  5. TESTES: male characteristics; spermatogenesis

5 True/False questions

  1. ThymosinTHYMUS: is involved in T-cell development during childhood.


  2. Parathyroid hormone (PTH)ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increases cell turnover rate


  3. ProlactinPOSTERIOR PITUITARY -> BREAST & UTERUS: milk letdown and uteral contractions


  4. Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)PARATHYROIDS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: raises serum [Ca2+]


  5. EstrogenOVARIES / PLACENTA: Female characteristics, endometrial growth


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