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Individuals with NIDDM, Type II diabetes, use insulin injections to control the disease.

False

Adrenaline is another name for antidiuretic hormone.

False

Luteinizing hormone is necessary for female ovulation.

True

The HgbA1C test is a blood test that shows the average level of glucose in an individual's blood during the last 3 months.

True

Another name for Graves' disease is hyperthyroidism.

True

Insulin shock is a state of shock due to extremely high blood sugar level.

False
Insulin shock is a state of shock due to extremely low blood sugar level.

The medical term for excessive thirst is polydipsia

True

The medical term for excessive eating is polyphasia.

False
The medical term for excessive eating is polyphagia.

A complication of hypocalcemia, that is characterized by severe cramping and twitching of the muscles and sharp flexion of the wrist and ankle joints is known as tetany.

True

Which pancreatic diagnosis exhibits symptoms ranging from mild pancreatic edema to massive necrotizing pancreatic hemorrhage?

Acute Pancreatitis

What is simple hyperplasia of the thyroid gland known as?

Goiter

Select the eponym associated with hyperthyroidism.

Grave's Disease

What is an abnormal outward protrusion of the eyes known as?

Exophthalmia

Which term best describes excessive body hair in a male distribution pattern?

Hirsutism

What is the condition caused by hypersecretion of the human growth hormone after puberty?

Acromegaly

What is an insulin disorder associated with the pancreas known as?

Diabetes Mellitus

Select the diagnosis that best describes diabetes associated with pregnancy.

Gastational Diabetes

Which diagnosis best describes an autoimmune disease that results in a chronic inflammation of the thyroid gland?

Hashimoto's Disease

Select the term that best describes any disease of a gland

Adenopathy

Which type of diabetes is due to a deficiency in the secretion of antidiuretic hormone?

Diabetes insipidus

Which term best describes the development of masculine physical traits in a woman?

Virilism

What is a vascular tumor of the adrenal gland that causes hypertension and heart palpitations?

Pheochromocytoma

What is the most severe form of hypothyroidism in an adult called?

Myxedema

Insulin

decreases blood glucose levels

ADH

regulates fluid/electrolyte balance

Calcitonin

regulates the level of calcium in the blood

Aldosterone

regulates fluid/electrolyte balance

Cathecholamines

increases blood glucose levels

Glucagon

increases blood glucose levels

Progesterone

promotes maturation of the ovum

Somatotropin

regulates the growth of bone, muscle, and other body tissues

Luteinizing Hormone

stimulates testosterone secretion

Oxytocin

stimulates uterine contraction

Testosterone

promotes sperm maturation

Adrenaline

increases heart rate

Prolactin

stimulates milk secretion

Melatonin

may induce sleep

Hydrocortisone

increases blood glucose levels

The abbreviation for potassium is _______

K

The abbreviation for antidiuretic hormone is _____

ADH

The abbreviation for fasting blood sugar is ____

FBS

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