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5 Matching questions

  1. Adrenal Cortex secretes
  2. galactorrhea
  3. Cushing's Sundrome
  4. Anterior Pituitary secretes
  5. Diabetes Insipidus
  1. a lactating
  2. b cortisol aka stress hormone
  3. c ACTH, GH, prolactin
  4. d insufficient ADH
    Sx: polyuria, polydipsia
  5. e excessive administration of steroid & increased gluconeogensis by liver
    Sx: truncal obesity, moon face, osteoporosis, amenorrhea, hirsutism, buffalo hump

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. bulging eyes
  2. decreased BMR, temp, & lethargy
    SX - myzxedema, hair loss, myxedema coma (no thyroid secreted)
  3. Trousseau's sign - cut of BP cuff & look for spasm Chvosteck's Sign - tap facial n. & look for spasm
  4. too much GH, linear bone growth prior to closure of epiphyseal plates
    Sx: HA, diplopia, & impotence
  5. genetic defect, trunk and head are disproportionately large

5 True/False questions

  1. Thyroid CA- death within 48 hours
    - people thyroid problem exposed to stress
    SX: hyperthermia, delerium, NV & D, tachycardia

          

  2. IDD (iodine deficiency disease) / endemic cretinismACTH, GH, prolactin

          

  3. Hyperparathyroidismlowers serum calcium levels & thyroid secretes extra PTH to compensate =extra osteoclasts, osteoporosis, kidney stones
    Rx: surgery

          

  4. Acromegalydecreased BMR, temp, & lethargy
    SX - myzxedema, hair loss, myxedema coma (no thyroid secreted)

          

  5. dwarfisminsufficient GH