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5 Matching questions

  1. Glucagon
  2. Insulin
  3. Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
  4. Antidiuretic hormone (ADH, vasopressin)
  5. Atrial natriuretic factor (ANF)
  1. a BETA CELLS OF THE ISLETS OF LANGERHANS IN THE PANCREAS: decreases blood [glucose]; increases glycogen and fat storage; it is activated at high blood [glucose] and is absent or ineffective in diabetes melitus
  2. b ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> OVARY / TESTES: follicle development or spermatogenesis
  3. c HEART -> KIDNEY: increases urination to decrease blood pressure
  4. d ALPHA CELLS OF THE ISLETS OF LANGERHANS IN THE PANCREAS: secreted at low blood [glucose] and results in an increase in blood [glucose] and decrease in glycogen and fat storage
  5. e POSTERIOR PITUITARY -> KIDNEY: water retention

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> OVARY/ TESTES: ovulation or testosterone synthesis
  2. POSTERIOR PITUITARY -> BREAST & UTERUS: milk letdown and uteral contractions
  3. ADRENAL CORTEX: not normally important, but an adrenal tumor can overproduce these, causing masculinization or feminization.
  4. Oxytocin and Prolactin
  5. THYROID C CELLS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: lowers serum [Ca2+]

5 True/False questions

  1. Thyroid hormone (TH, thyroxine)PARATHYROIDS -> BONE, KIDNEY, SMALL INTESTINE: raises serum [Ca2+]

          

  2. EpinephrineBETA CELLS OF THE ISLETS OF LANGERHANS IN THE PANCREAS: decreases blood [glucose]; increases glycogen and fat storage; it is activated at high blood [glucose] and is absent or ineffective in diabetes melitus

          

  3. Parathyroid hormone (PTH)ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increases cell turnover rate

          

  4. ProlactinANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production

          

  5. Somatostatin (SS)SIGMA CELLS OF THE ISLETS OF LANGERHANS IN THE PANCREAS: inhibits many digestive processes