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5 Matching Questions

  1. Hormones that increase blood [glucose]
  2. Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
  3. Calcitonin
  4. Aldosterone (mineralocorticoid)
  5. Regulation of blood [glucose]
  1. a THYROID C CELLS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: lowers serum [Ca2+]
  2. b Glucagon (polypeptide derivative), Epinepherine (amino acid derivative), Cortisol (steroid / glucocorticoid)
  3. c ADRENAL MEDULLA -> KIDNEY: increased Na+ reabsorption to increase blood pressure
  4. d Insulin and Glucagon
  5. e HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production
  2. PARATHYROIDS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: raises serum [Ca2+]
  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. KIDNEY -> BONE MARROW: increases RBC synthesis
  5. POSTERIOR PITUITARY -> BREAST & UTERUS: milk letdown and uteral contractions

5 True/False Questions

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

          

  2. Luteinizing hormoneANTERIOR PITUITARY -> OVARY/ TESTES: ovulation or testosterone synthesis

          

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

          

  4. TestosteroneTESTES: male characteristics; spermatogenesis

          

  5. Antidiuretic hormone (ADH, vasopressin)POSTERIOR PITUITARY -> KIDNEY: water retention

          

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