5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Atrial natriuretic factor (ANF)
- Regulation of [Ca2+]
- Milk production and letdown
- Aldosterone (mineralocorticoid)
- a HEART -> KIDNEY: increases urination to decrease blood pressure
- b Parathyroid hormone and Calcitonin
- c ALPHA CELLS OF THE ISLETS OF LANGERHANS IN THE PANCREAS: secreted at low blood [glucose] and results in an increase in blood [glucose] and decrease in glycogen and fat storage
- d ADRENAL MEDULLA -> KIDNEY: increased Na+ reabsorption to increase blood pressure
- e Oxytocin and Prolactin
5 Multiple choice questions
- THYMUS: is involved in T-cell development during childhood.
- ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increases cell turnover rate
- KIDNEY -> BONE MARROW: increases RBC synthesis
- POSTERIOR PITUITARY -> KIDNEY: water retention
- ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> OVARY/ TESTES: ovulation or testosterone synthesis
5 True/False questions
Progesterone → OVARIES / PLACENTA: leads to endometrial secretion, pregnancy
Parathyroid hormone (PTH) → PARATHYROIDS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: raises serum [Ca2+]
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors → ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> OVARY/ TESTES: ovulation or testosterone synthesis
Sex steroids → ADRENAL CORTEX: not normally important, but an adrenal tumor can overproduce these, causing masculinization or feminization.
Oxytocin → THYMUS: is involved in T-cell development during childhood.