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5 Matching questions

  1. parahormone
  2. hypersecretion
  3. negative feedback
  4. steroid hormone
  5. growth hormone
  1. a excessive hormone production by an endocrine gland
  2. b a response that opposes the original stimulus
  3. c hormone secreted by anterior pituitary gland that stimulates growth of bones
  4. d class of hormones that can pass through the cell membrane; can be stored in the body
  5. e secreted by parathyroid glands and controls calcium and phosphate metabolism

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Hypersecretion of the GH in adults which causes an overgrowth of bones in the hands, feet, and face
  2. gland found in neck that regulates rate of metabolism; produces thyroxine
  3. Peptide hormone released by anterior pituitary which promotes lactation.
  4. part of the brain which links the endocine and nervous system, and controls the pituitary gland.
  5. a hormone secreted by the beta cells of the Islets of Langerhans of the pancreas responsible for regulating the metabolism of glucose

5 True/False questions

  1. testosteroneThe male sex hormone produced by the testes which promotes the maturation of the reproductive system accessory structures, and development of the male secondary sex characteristics.

          

  2. cortisolsecreted from the adrenal cortex, aids the body during stress by regulating glucose, carbohydrates, and fat levels

          

  3. one messenger modelmechanism of hormone action used by steroid hormones which bring their message directly into the cell

          

  4. diabetesa condition in which the pancreas fails to produce enough insulin or the body's cells cannot use it properly, characterized by excessive thirst, weight loss/gain, frequent urination.

          

  5. medullaa hormone secreted by the beta cells of the Islets of Langerhans of the pancreas responsible for regulating the metabolism of glucose