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5 Matching questions

  1. Giantism
  2. galactorrhea
  3. Prolactinemia
  4. SIADH
  5. exophthalmia
  1. a too much dopamine that inhibits prolactin
    Sx (women): galactorrhea, hirsutism,
    Sx (men): hypogonadism
  2. b bulging eyes
  3. c too much GH, linear bone growth prior to closure of epiphyseal plates
    Sx: HA, diplopia, & impotence
  4. d lactating
  5. e over secretion of ADH, usually caused by a tumor
    Dx= hyponatramia & hyperosmolarity

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. lowers serum calcium levels & thyroid secretes extra PTH to compensate =extra osteoclasts, osteoporosis, kidney stones
    Rx: surgery
  2. insufficient GH
  3. - death within 48 hours
    - people thyroid problem exposed to stress
    SX: hyperthermia, delerium, NV & D, tachycardia
  4. insufficient ADH
    Sx: polyuria, polydipsia
  5. ACTH, GH, prolactin

5 True/False questions

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


  2. thyroid gland is responsible for- behind thyroid, maintains normal calcium blood levels
    -secretes PTH


  3. Parathyroid Gland secretes- behind thyroid, maintains normal calcium blood levels
    -secretes PTH


  4. Signs of HypocalcemiaTrousseau's sign - cut of BP cuff & look for spasm Chvosteck's Sign - tap facial n. & look for spasm


  5. Beau lineshorizontal ridges on nails