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Endocrine system

Endocrine sysytem

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Name the function of the pituitary gland Master gland
Name the function of the thyroid gland Oxygen metabolism
Name the function of the parathyroid glands Calcium and phosphorus metabolism
Name the function of the Pancreas (Islets of Langerhans) Sugar metabolism
Name the function of the Adrenals Regulates metabolism of carbohydrates, fats, and proteins and resistance to stress.
Name the function of the gonads Sex
What is metabolism Chemical process that takes place within body tissues
Name anterior lobe hormones STH, TSH, ACTH, MSH, FSH, LH, and prolactin
Name posterior lobe hormones Vasopressin (ADH) and oxytocin
What does STH do promotes growth
What does TSH do stimulates activity of thyroid gland
What does ACTH do stimulates activity of adrenal cortex
What does MSH do affects pigmentation
What does FSH do control production of sperm
What does LH do eggs, male ad female hormones, menstrual cycle
What does prolactin do stimulates milk secretion
The condition where excess water is excreted due to deficient ADH Diabetes Insipidus
Characteristic appearance of dullness, puffiness, and coarseness of features with thick, dry skin, particularly around the face and neck Myxedema
Bulging of the eyeballs Exopthalmos
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with dry puffy skin hypothyroidism
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with exophthalmos hyperthyroidism
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with myxedema hypothyroidism
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with hypersensitivity to cold hypothyroidism
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with obesity hypothyroidism
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with slow reactions, slow reflexes hypothyroidism
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with high oxygen consumption hyperthyroidism
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with high metabolic rate hyperthyroidism
hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism is associated with decreased menstrual flow hyperthyroidism
Cretinism is a malfunction of what gland thyroid gland
Cretinism is associated with hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism hypothyroidism
True or false is goiter associated with both hyper and hypothyroidism True
Enlargement of the thyroid gland is known as goiter
What disease is considered severe hyperthyroidism Grave's disease
The principal mineralocorticoid is aldosterone
The principal glucocorticoid is cortisol
normal level for calcium levels 9
normal phosphorus levels 3
normal sodium level 135-145
normal potassium level 3.5-5.0
normal serum osmolality 280-300
normal BUN 10-20
Normal specific gravity 1.005- 1.030
normal magnesium levels 1.5-2.5
these characteristics describe what endocrine disorder, moon face and buffalo hump Cushing Syndrome
What is the main sign for acute adrenal insufficiency nausea and vomiting
Created by: shuddle23