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Endocrine systm

A Chabner Ch 18

Function of the thyroid gland secretes thyrozine
Another name for the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland Adenohypophysis
Secretes cortisol Adrenal cortex
A hormone secreted by the pancreas Insulin
Which hormone regulates calcium in the blood and bones Parathyroid hormone
Which hormone stimulates the adrenal cortex to secrete hormones ACTH
Which is an example of an electrolyte Sodium
Which is an element that is present in thyroxine Iodine
Which is a hormone secreted by the ovary and adrenal cortex Estrogen
Gonadotropins is described as secreted by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
What is the term for excessive development of mamary tissue in a male Hypogonadism
Kal/i is a combininb form for which substance. Potassium
Insulin deficiency or resistance leads to hyperglycemia and ketoacidosis Diabetes mellitus
A group of symptoms produced by excess of cortison from the adrenal cortex Cushing syndrome
Advanced hypothyroidism in adulthood Myxedema
Post-puberty hypersecretion of growth hormone from the anterior pituitary gland Acromegaly
Thyrotoxicosis; hypersecretion of the thyroid gland Graves disease
Which term means enlargement of the thyroid gland Goiter
Exophthalmos is a symptom of which endocrine disorder Graves disease
Which is a description of tetany Constant muscle contraction
Natr/o is the combining form for which substance Sodium
Characteristic of type 1 diabetes mellitus Little to no insulin produced
Which of the following is associated with neuropathy, nephropathy, and retinopathy Secondary complications of diabetes mellitus
Sympathomimetic; elevates heart rate, blood pressure epinephrine
Promotes growth and maintenance of male sex characteristics testosterone
Stimulates water reabsorption by kidney tubules; decreases urine ADH
Increases metabolism in body cells thyroxine
Raises blood calcium parathyroid hormone
Increases reabsorption of sodium by kidney tubules aldosterone
Stimulates secretion of hormones from adrenal cortex ACTH
Increases blood sugar cortisol
Helps transport glucose to cells and decreases blood sugar insulin
Develops and maintains female sex characteristics estradiol
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