Endocrinology Medical Terminology
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Abnormal condition of low sodium in the blood
Hormone secreted by the pancreatic alpha cells
Excessive amount of potassium in the blood
Excessive amount of calcium in the blood
Presence of glucose in the urine; abnormal amount of sugar in the urine
Abnormal secretion of large amounts of urine
Crisis of uncontrolled hyperthyroidism caused by the release into the bloodstream of increased amount of thyroid hormone
The abbreviation for diabetes insipidus is _____.
The abbreviation for diabetes mellitus is ______.
The abbreviation for parathyroid hormone is ______.
Suffix meaning: forming, producing, origin
Suffix meaning: thirst
Suffix meaning: poison
Suffix meaning: urine
Suffix meaning: secrete
The abbreviation for antidiuretic hormone is ______
The abbreviation for thyroid-stimulating hormone is ______.
The abbreviation for potassium is ______.
The abbreviation for insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus is ______.
The abbreviation for diabetic ketoacidosis is ______.
The abbreviation for adrenocorticotropic hormone is ________.
Prefix meaning: outside, outward
Prefix meaning: good, normal
Prefix meaning: many, much
Prefix meaning: under, below
Prefix meaning: excessive, above normal
The abbreviation for non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus is ______.