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Endocrine System: Diagnostic Terms
Cushing syndrome
adrenal virilism
diabetes mellitus (DM)
type 1 diabetes mellitus
a collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive lev…
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
metabolic disorder caused by the absence or insufficient prod…
diabetes in which no beta-cell production of insulin occurs a…
Cushing syndrome
a collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive lev…
adrenal virilism
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
18 terms
Endocrine System Diagnostic Terms
Cushing syndrome
adrenal virilism
diabetes mellitus
type 1 diabetes
caused by excessive level of cortisol hormone; may be due to…
excessive output of adrenal secretion of androgen; masculine…
caused by absence of insulin secreted by the pancreas
no beta-cell production occurs; patient dependent on insulin…
Cushing syndrome
caused by excessive level of cortisol hormone; may be due to…
adrenal virilism
excessive output of adrenal secretion of androgen; masculine…
9 terms
Endocrine System Diagnostic Techniques
fasting blood sugar (FBS)
glucose tolerance test (GTT)
hemoglobin A1C test (HgbA1C)
radioactive iodine uptake (RAIU) test
Blood glucose sample taken early in the morning after the per…
A test that evaluates the person's ability to tolerate a conc…
The hemoglobin A1C test is a blood test that shows the averag…
A thyroid function test that evaluates the function of the th…
fasting blood sugar (FBS)
Blood glucose sample taken early in the morning after the per…
glucose tolerance test (GTT)
A test that evaluates the person's ability to tolerate a conc…
17 terms
Endocrine System Diagnostic Terms
cushing syndrome
adrenal virilism
diabetes mellitus
type 1 diabetes
adrenal gland; excessive level of cortisol; upper body obesit…
adrenal gland; excessive output of the adrenal secretion of a…
pancreas; metabolic order caused by absence or insufficient p…
diabetes in which no beta cell production of insulin occurs
cushing syndrome
adrenal gland; excessive level of cortisol; upper body obesit…
adrenal virilism
adrenal gland; excessive output of the adrenal secretion of a…
18 terms
Endocrine System Diagnostic Terms
Cushing syndrome
adrenal virilis
virilis
diabetis mellitus (DM)
abnormal level of cortisol hormone
excessive secretion of androgen in adult woman
masculine
disorder caused by the absence or insufficient production of…
Cushing syndrome
abnormal level of cortisol hormone
adrenal virilis
excessive secretion of androgen in adult woman
Endocrine System - Diagnostic Terms
Adrenal glands
Pancreas (1)
Pancreas (2)
Pancreas (3)
Cushing syndrome, adrenal virilism
diabetes mellitus (DM) - type 1 diabetes mellitus, type 2 dia…
hyperinsulinism
pancreatitis
Adrenal glands
Cushing syndrome, adrenal virilism
Pancreas (1)
diabetes mellitus (DM) - type 1 diabetes mellitus, type 2 dia…
18 terms
endocrine system diagnostic terms
Cushing syndrome
adrenal virilism
diabetes mellitus (DM)
type 1 diabetes mellitus
collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive level…
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
metabolic disorder caused by the absence or insufficient prod…
diabetes in which no beta-cell production of insulin occurs a…
Cushing syndrome
collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive level…
adrenal virilism
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
9 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 12 - Endocrine System Common Diagnostic Tests and Procedures
fasting blood glucose (FBG)
finger stick blood sugar (fsbs)
glycosylated hemoglobin (Hb A1c)
radioactive iodine uptake
test of blood glucose levels after a fast of 8 to 12 hours, u…
test of blood glucose from a drop of capillary blood obtained…
reflection of the average blood glucose lever over the past 3…
nuclear medicine study which measures how rapidly radioactive…
fasting blood glucose (FBG)
test of blood glucose levels after a fast of 8 to 12 hours, u…
finger stick blood sugar (fsbs)
test of blood glucose from a drop of capillary blood obtained…
22 terms
Endocrine System (Diagnostic Terms)
Cushing Syndrome
adrenal virilism
virilism
diabetes mellitus
a collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive lev…
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
masculine
metabolic disorder caused by the absence or insufficient prod…
Cushing Syndrome
a collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive lev…
adrenal virilism
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
14 terms
Endocrine System Diagnostic Procedures
exophthalmometry
parathyroidectomy
transsphenoidal hypophysectomy
thymectomy
measures the degree of forward displacement of the eyeball as…
excision of one or more of the parathyroid glands, usually to…
endoscopic procedure to surgically remove a pituitary tumor t…
excision of the thymus gland.
exophthalmometry
measures the degree of forward displacement of the eyeball as…
parathyroidectomy
excision of one or more of the parathyroid glands, usually to…
17 terms
Endocrine System Diagnostic Terms
Cushing syndrome
adrenal virilism
type 1 diabetes mellitus
type 2 diabetes mellitus
collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive level…
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
metabolic disorder caused by absence or insufficient producti…
diabetes in which body produces insufficient insulin or insul…
Cushing syndrome
collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive level…
adrenal virilism
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
18 terms
Diagnostic Terms - Endocrine system
Cushing Syndrome ... -adrenal g…
adrenal virilism ... -adrenal glands
diabetes mellitus (DM)... -pancreas
type 1 diabetes mellitus ... -pancreas
a collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive lev…
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of an androgen (mal…
metabolic disorder caused by the absence or insufficient prod…
diabetes in which no beta-cell production of insulin occures…
Cushing Syndrome ... -adrenal g…
a collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive lev…
adrenal virilism ... -adrenal glands
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of an androgen (mal…
9 terms
Terminology-Ch 12 Endocrine System-Common Diagnostic Tests & Procedures
Fasting Blood Glucose (FBG)
Finger Stick Blood Sugar (fsbs)
Glycosylated hemoglobin (Hb Alc):
Radioactive iodine uptake
Test of blood glucose levels after a fast of 8 to 12 hours, u…
Test of blood gluclose from a drop of capilary blood obtained…
Reflection of the average blood glucose level over the past 3…
Nuclear medicine study which measures how rapidly radioactive…
Fasting Blood Glucose (FBG)
Test of blood glucose levels after a fast of 8 to 12 hours, u…
Finger Stick Blood Sugar (fsbs)
Test of blood gluclose from a drop of capilary blood obtained…
14 terms
Endocrine System - Diagnostic Procedures
Hyperpituitarism (Gigantism, Acromegaly)
Hypopituitarism
Diabetes Insipidus
Simple Goiter
Clinical Picture; MRI, CT scans, bone x-rays.
Clinical history of symptoms, lab tests to measure levels of…
Urinalysis, "dehydration test".
Based on thyroid enlargement in presence of normal T3/T4 leve…
Hyperpituitarism (Gigantism, Acromegaly)
Clinical Picture; MRI, CT scans, bone x-rays.
Hypopituitarism
Clinical history of symptoms, lab tests to measure levels of…
18 terms
Endocrine System (Diagnostic Terms)
Cushing Syndrome
Adrenal Virilism
Diabetes Mellitus (DM)
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
a collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive lev…
Excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
Metabolic disorder caused by the absence of insufficient prod…
Diabetes in which no beta-cell production of insulin occurs a…
Cushing Syndrome
a collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive lev…
Adrenal Virilism
Excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
13 terms
Endocrine System - Surgical Terms & Diagnostic
Adenectomy
Adrenalectomy
Parathyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy
excision of a gland
excision of (one or both) adrenal glands
excision of (one or more) parathyroid glands
excision of the thyroid gland
Adenectomy
excision of a gland
Adrenalectomy
excision of (one or both) adrenal glands
18 terms
Endocrine System: Diagnostic Terms
crushing syndrome
adrenal virilism
diabetes mellitus
type 1 diabetes mellitus
hormonal disorder caused by prolonged exposure to high levels…
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen in adul…
metabolic disorder caused by the absence or insufficient prod…
diabetes in which no beta-cell production of insulin occurs a…
crushing syndrome
hormonal disorder caused by prolonged exposure to high levels…
adrenal virilism
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen in adul…
24 terms
Endocrine System Diagnostic Tests
Biopsy test:... 1. Done to obtain tissue…
Positron emission tomography (PET) sca…
Pituitary tests: Growth Hormone... 1.Rang…
Pituitary tests Antidiuretic hormones:…
1. What type of test would a nurse expect to be done if thyro…
1.why Might A PET Scan be done?... 2. What are 2 other things PE…
1. A nurse caring 4 a Pt w Acromegaly would expect their grow…
1. What is the normal range 4 Antidiuretic hormones?... 2. What…
Biopsy test:... 1. Done to obtain tissue…
1. What type of test would a nurse expect to be done if thyro…
Positron emission tomography (PET) sca…
1.why Might A PET Scan be done?... 2. What are 2 other things PE…
35 terms
Endocrine System/terminology/pathology/laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures/useful abbreviations.
Adren/o
adrenal/o
hypophys/o
oophor/o
adrenal gland
adrenal gland
pituitary gland
ovary
Adren/o
adrenal gland
adrenal/o
adrenal gland
9 terms
Diagnostic tests of endocrine system
ACROMEGALY
HYPOTHYROIDISM
HYPERTHYROID
HYPOPITUITARYISM
OGTT (oral glucose tolerance test) 2 baseline GH taken before…
Test for:Increased TSH, Free T4; more labs to look for: incre…
decreased TSH, Increased free T4
TSH, T3, T4
ACROMEGALY
OGTT (oral glucose tolerance test) 2 baseline GH taken before…
HYPOTHYROIDISM
Test for:Increased TSH, Free T4; more labs to look for: incre…
8 terms
Endocrine system: Laboratory test and Diagnostic
Computed Tomography
Exophthalmometry
Fasting blood sugar Test
Magnetic resonance imaging
Cross sectional x-ray of the pituitary gland and other endocr…
Measurement of eyeball protrusion for an indicator of graves…
blood glucose test taken from a patient who was fasting
Producing detailed images of hypothalamus using magnetic waves.
Computed Tomography
Cross sectional x-ray of the pituitary gland and other endocr…
Exophthalmometry
Measurement of eyeball protrusion for an indicator of graves…
16 terms
Laboratory & Diagnostic Procedures of the Endocrine System
Antithyroglobulin Antibodies
Calcium
Cortisol Level
Fasting Blood Sugar
Test that detect antibodies against thyroglobulin in the thyr…
Test that measures the level of calcium to determine if the p…
Test that measures the level of cortisol to determine if the…
Test that measures the level of glucose after the patient has…
Antithyroglobulin Antibodies
Test that detect antibodies against thyroglobulin in the thyr…
Calcium
Test that measures the level of calcium to determine if the p…
9 terms
Endocrine System Lab and Diagnostic Highlights
Catecholamines
Fasting blood sugar (FBS)
Glucose tolerance test (GTT)
Hb A I C test
urine test for epinephrine and norepinephrine (stress hormone…
blood test to determine the level of sugar in the bloodstream.
blood sugar test performed at specific intervals after patien…
blood test used to diagnose diabetes and monitor blood sugar…
Catecholamines
urine test for epinephrine and norepinephrine (stress hormone…
Fasting blood sugar (FBS)
blood test to determine the level of sugar in the bloodstream.
8 terms
Endocrine System Laboratory And Diagnostic Procedures
computed tomography (ct scan)
Exophthalmometry
fasting blood sugar (glucose) test
magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
cross-sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
Measurement of eyeball proteusion(exophthalmos) as an indicat…
measurement of glucose leves in a blood sample taken from a f…
magnetic waves produce images of the hypothalamus pituitary g…
computed tomography (ct scan)
cross-sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
Exophthalmometry
Measurement of eyeball proteusion(exophthalmos) as an indicat…
5 terms
Diagnostic Tests and Procedures of the Endocrine System
ACTH stimulation test ... Norm: >20mcg/dl
Dexamethasone suppression test... Norm: <…
Radioactive iodine uptake(RAIU)... Norm:…
Fluid deprivation test
To detect adrenal cortical insufficiency(Addison's disease).…
To Dx cushing syndrome. ... Morning baseline cortisol. ... Oral dex…
Assess thyroid function; measure rate of iodine uptake by thy…
To detect diabetes insipidus. ... Pt NPO; hourly urine output, s…
ACTH stimulation test ... Norm: >20mcg/dl
To detect adrenal cortical insufficiency(Addison's disease).…
Dexamethasone suppression test... Norm: <…
To Dx cushing syndrome. ... Morning baseline cortisol. ... Oral dex…
20 terms
Endocrine System (Diagnostic & Therapeutic Procedures)
blood serum test
fasting blood sugar
glucose tolerance test
protein-bound iodine test
blood test to measure the level of substances such as calcium…
blood test to measure the amount of sugar circulating through…
test to determine the blood sugar level, measured dose of glu…
blood test to measure the concentration of thyroxine circulat…
blood serum test
blood test to measure the level of substances such as calcium…
fasting blood sugar
blood test to measure the amount of sugar circulating through…
10 terms
Endocrine System - Drug, Diagnostic and Lab Tests, Abbreviations
catecholamines
Hb A1C test
BG
NIDDM
test performed on urine to determine the amount of epinephrin…
blood test used to diagnose diabetes, identify risk of develo…
blood glucose
non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus
catecholamines
test performed on urine to determine the amount of epinephrin…
Hb A1C test
blood test used to diagnose diabetes, identify risk of develo…
27 terms
Endocrine System Diagnostic, Therapeutic, & Pharmacology
blood serum test
fasting blood sugar
glucose tolerance test
protein-bound iodine test
Blood test to measure the level of substances such as calcium…
Blood test to measure the amount of sugar circulating through…
Test to determine the blood sugar level. A measured dose of g…
Blood test to measure the concentration of thyroxine (T4) cir…
blood serum test
Blood test to measure the level of substances such as calcium…
fasting blood sugar
Blood test to measure the amount of sugar circulating through…
10 terms
Diagnostic Procedure- Endocrine system/NS
fasting blood glucose (FBG)
glucose tolerance test (GTT)
radioactive iodine uptake (RAIU) test
NERVOUS SYSTEM
test that measures glucose levels in the blood after the pati…
screening test in which a patient fasts for 8-12 hours, inges…
imaging procedure that measures levels of radioactivity in th…
...
fasting blood glucose (FBG)
test that measures glucose levels in the blood after the pati…
glucose tolerance test (GTT)
screening test in which a patient fasts for 8-12 hours, inges…
8 terms
Endocrine system laboratory & diagnostic procedures
Computed tomography (CT scan)
Exophthalmometry
Fasting blood sugar (glucose) test
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Cross-sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland & other e…
measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthamlos) as an indica…
measurement of glucose levels in a blood sample taken from a…
magnetic waves produce images of the hypothalamus, pituitary…
Computed tomography (CT scan)
Cross-sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland & other e…
Exophthalmometry
measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthamlos) as an indica…
14 terms
Diagnostic Procedures/ Digestive and Endocrine System
ECH/O
RADI/O
CHOLECYST/O
COL/O, COLON/O
sound
radiation, x-rays
gallbladder
colon, large intestine
ECH/O
sound
RADI/O
radiation, x-rays
8 terms
Laboratory test and diagnostic Endocrine system
Computed tomography
Exophthalmometry
Fasting blood sugar test
Magnetic resonance imaging
Cross-sectional x-ray image of the pituitary gland and other…
Measurements of eyeball protrusion as an indicator of graves…
Measurements of gluten levels in the blood samples taken from…
Magnetic wave produce images of the hypothalamus, pituitary g…
Computed tomography
Cross-sectional x-ray image of the pituitary gland and other…
Exophthalmometry
Measurements of eyeball protrusion as an indicator of graves…
21 terms
Endocrine system: Diagnostic, Surgical, and Pharmaceutical
fasting blood sugar test
glucose tolerance test
NPO
blood sugar/blood glucose
test that measures blood glucose levels after fasting for 8 h…
tests body's ability to metabolize sugar after a 12 hour fast
non per os or nothing by mouth
amount of glucose in the blood
fasting blood sugar test
test that measures blood glucose levels after fasting for 8 h…
glucose tolerance test
tests body's ability to metabolize sugar after a 12 hour fast
19 terms
Diagnostic testing and Disorder of the Thyroid - Endocrine System
Thyroid weighs
What is the purpose of a Thyroid
Radioactive iodine uptake 131
Thyroid Panel
1 oz.... 2 lobes joined together by isthmus... Looks like a bow-tie…
Secrete Hormones:... T3... T4... TSH... The hypothalamus and the pituita…
A scan to see how much iodine is in the thyroid... Sodium iodid…
T3 - 80 to 200 ng/dl ... T4 - 5 to 12 decreased for hypo/increa…
Thyroid weighs
1 oz.... 2 lobes joined together by isthmus... Looks like a bow-tie…
What is the purpose of a Thyroid
Secrete Hormones:... T3... T4... TSH... The hypothalamus and the pituita…
17 terms
Common diagnostic procedures of the endocrine system
Adrenal angiography
Adrenal vein catheterization
Blood serum test
Computerized tomography (CT scan)
Injection of dye into an artery to view the adrenal glands
Catheter insertion through the femoral vein to the adrenal ve…
Used to determine functioning of endocrine glands by measurin…
Radiographic scan of one or more endocrine organs in a three…
Adrenal angiography
Injection of dye into an artery to view the adrenal glands
Adrenal vein catheterization
Catheter insertion through the femoral vein to the adrenal ve…
8 terms
Endocrine System: Laboratory and Diagnostic Procedures
Computed tomography (CT scan)
Exophthalmometry
Fasting blood sugar (glucose) test
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Cross-sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
Measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an indica…
Measurement of glucose levels in a blood sample taken from a…
Magnetic waves produce images of the hypothalmus, pituitary g…
Computed tomography (CT scan)
Cross-sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
Exophthalmometry
Measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an indica…
58 terms
Endocrine System Pathology and Diagnostic Procedures
Endocrinology
Adrenomegaly
Adrenopathy
Edema
diagnosis and treatment of conditions and diseases of endocri…
One or both adrenal glands enlarged.
Adrenal gland disease
Body tissues have too much fluid
Endocrinology
diagnosis and treatment of conditions and diseases of endocri…
Adrenomegaly
One or both adrenal glands enlarged.
endocrine system lab and diagnostic procedures
computed tomography (CT scan)
exophthalmometry
fasting blood sugar (glucose) test
magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
cross sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an indica…
measurement of glucose levels in a blood sample taken from a…
magnetic waves produce images of the hypothalamus, pituitary…
computed tomography (CT scan)
cross sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
exophthalmometry
measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an indica…
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
8 terms
endocrine system lab and diagnostic procedures
computed tomography (CT scan)
exophthalmometry
fasting blood sugar (glucose) test
magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
cross sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an indica…
measurement of glucose levels in a blood sample taken from a…
magnetic waves produce images of the hypothalamus, pituitary…
computed tomography (CT scan)
cross sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
exophthalmometry
measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an indica…
8 terms
endocrine system lab and diagnostic procedures
computed tomography (CT scan)
exophthalmometry
fasting blood sugar (glucose) test
magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
cross sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an indica…
measurement of glucose levels in a blood sample taken from a…
magnetic waves produce images of the hypothalamus, pituitary…
computed tomography (CT scan)
cross sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
exophthalmometry
measurement of eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an indica…
12 terms
endocrine system diagnostic tests and procedures
blood sugar (BS), blood glucose
fasting blood sugar (FBS)
postprandial blood sugar (PPBS)
glucose tolerance test (GTT)
measurement of the level of sugar (glucose) in the blood
measurement of blood sugar level after fastin (not eating) fo…
measurement of blood sugar level after a meal (commoly 2 hour…
measurement of the body's ability to metabolize carbohydrates…
blood sugar (BS), blood glucose
measurement of the level of sugar (glucose) in the blood
fasting blood sugar (FBS)
measurement of blood sugar level after fastin (not eating) fo…
87 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o
crin/o
-dipsia
extremities
adrenal glands
secrete
thirst
acr/o
extremities
adren/o
adrenal glands
25 terms
Medical Terminology Systems 7E Gylys, Wedding Ch 14 Endocrine System - Medical, Surgical, and Diagnostic Procedures
exophthalmometry
exophthalmometer
exophthalmos
parathyroidectomy
measures the degree of forward displacement of the eyeball (e…
instrument used to measure the distance from the center of th…
protrusion of the eye(s)
excision of one or more of the parathyroid glands, usually to…
exophthalmometry
measures the degree of forward displacement of the eyeball (e…
exophthalmometer
instrument used to measure the distance from the center of th…
25 terms
Ch. 11 endocrine system diagnostic terms
Cushing syndrome
adrenal virilism
virilis
diabetes mellitus (DM)
Collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive level…
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
masculine
metabolic disorder caused by an abnormal utilization of insul…
Cushing syndrome
Collection of signs and symptoms caused by an excessive level…
adrenal virilism
excessive output of the adrenal secretion of androgen (male s…
15 terms
Medical Terminology of Endocrine System
Hormones
Growth & Development
Reproduction
Secrete
Chemical messengers or signals from endocrine glands
maturing from infancy through adulthood
fertilization of female ova forms into a new individual human
to discharge a substance from a gland
Hormones
Chemical messengers or signals from endocrine glands
Growth & Development
maturing from infancy through adulthood
17 terms
Medical surgical and diagnostic procedure Endocrine system
exophthalmometry
Surgical
pararhyroidectomy
transsphenoidal hypophysectomy
Measure the degree of forward displacement of the eyeball ( e…
...
Excision of one or more of the parathyroid glands usually to…
Endoscopic procedure to surgically remove a pituitary tumor t…
exophthalmometry
Measure the degree of forward displacement of the eyeball ( e…
Surgical
...
8 terms
LAB TEST/DIAGNOSTICS ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
Computed tomography (CT scan)
exophthalmometry
Fast blood sugar (glucose) test
magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
cross sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
measurement of the eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an in…
measurement of glucose levels in a blood sample taken from a…
magnetic waves produce images of the hypothalamus pituitary g…
Computed tomography (CT scan)
cross sectional x-ray images of the pituitary gland and other…
exophthalmometry
measurement of the eyeball protrusion (exophthalmos) as an in…
9 terms
Diagnostic Techniques, Treatments and Procedures-Endocrine System
fasting blood sugar (FBS)
glucose tolerance test (GTT)
hemoglobin A1C test (HgbA1C)
radioactive iodine uptake (RAIU) test
Blood glucose sample taken early in the morning after the per…
A test that evaluates the person's ability to tolerate a conc…
The hemoglobin A1C test is a blood test that shows the averag…
A thyroid function test that evaluates the function of the th…
fasting blood sugar (FBS)
Blood glucose sample taken early in the morning after the per…
glucose tolerance test (GTT)
A test that evaluates the person's ability to tolerate a conc…
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