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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Beau lines
  2. Adrenal Cortex secretes
  3. Signs of Hypocalcemia
  4. Cushing's Sundrome
  5. SIADH
  1. a excessive administration of steroid & increased gluconeogensis by liver
    Sx: truncal obesity, moon face, osteoporosis, amenorrhea, hirsutism, buffalo hump
  2. b horizontal ridges on nails
  3. c over secretion of ADH, usually caused by a tumor
    Dx= hyponatramia & hyperosmolarity
  4. d Trousseau's sign - cut of BP cuff & look for spasm Chvosteck's Sign - tap facial n. & look for spasm
  5. e cortisol aka stress hormone

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. too much GH, linear bone growth prior to closure of epiphyseal plates
    Sx: HA, diplopia, & impotence
  2. MR, iodine deficiency
    Sx: dwarfed & short extremities
  3. metabolism
  4. ADH, Vasopressin, oxytocin
  5. insufficient ADH
    Sx: polyuria, polydipsia

5 True/False questions

  1. achondroplasiagenetic defect, trunk and head are disproportionately large


  2. hirsutismabnormal hair growth


  3. dwarfisminsufficient GH


  4. Acromegalythickening of bones after closure of epiphyseal plate
    SX: body hair, joint pn, coarse facial features


  5. Anterior Pituitary secretesADH, Vasopressin, oxytocin