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5 Matching questions

  1. Acromegaly
  2. Thymus
  3. Type I
  4. Hormones
  5. adrenal medulla
  1. a inner layer
    epinephrine (adrenaline) and norepinephrine
    -starts fight or flight response (sympathetic nervous system)
  2. b hypersecretion (too much) growth hormone during adulthood
    after epiphyseal plate has sealed
  3. c autoimmune
    cant make insulin - dependent
  4. d disappears after puberty
    on top of lungs
    Thymic hormones- stimulate differentiation, growth, and maturation of T-lymphocytes
  5. e messenger molecules
    released into blood by endocrine glands

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Thymopoietist
    stimulate differentiation, growth, and maturation of T-lymphocytes
  2. dietary iodine deficiency
    big throat
  3. AP hormone
    produces milk
  4. ex: cortisol
    block inflammation, used to treat disease
    inhibit white blood cells - now increased infection
    can cause cushing's disease
  5. AP hormone
    tells you to grow
    acts all over the body

5 True/False questions

  1. Pituitary Gland (Hypophysis)
    "Master gland"
    anterior pituitary - adenohypophysis, glandular tissue
    posterior pituitary - nuerophypopysis, part of the brain


  2. Pituitary Gigantismhypersecretion (too much) growth hormone in children


  3. Antidiuretic hormone (vasopressin)pp hormone
    starts water reabsorption during dehydration
    increases blood pressure
    hyper secretion (too much) causes edema (not pee enough)
    hyposecretion (too little) causes diabetes insipidus (pee too much)


  4. Pineal Glandproduces melatonin
    -helps regulate circadian rhythm
    - sleep wake cycles


  5. Hypothalamusmakes two hormones (antidiuretic and oxytocin) and sotred and released in the posterior pituitary
    makes hormones and sends them to anterior pituitary


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