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A&p II Chapt 10 Test

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1.  Tremors, increase heart rate, weight loss, and heat intolerance are symptoms of:
A.
B.
C.
D.
2.  Gigantism is an excess growth hormone that occurs in:
A.
B.
C.
D.
3.  The gland is divided into anterior and posterior segments:
A.
B.
C.
D.
4.  The glands that are responsible for the production of milk are called the
A.
B.
C.
5.  Which of the endocrine organs can effectively control the pituitary gland?
A.
B.
C.
6.  Chemical messengers released directly into the bloodstream, with the ability to affect cells for hours or days, are called ________.  
A.
B.
C.
D.
7.  The ________ gland is important in regulating blood glucose.
A.
B.
C.
D.
8.  _______  steroids are a class of molecules that cause an increase in muscle mass
A.
B.
C.
D.
9.   Insulin and glucagon are produced by the ________.
A.
B.
C.
D.
10.  Melatonin is produced by the:
A.
B.
C.
D.
11.  A condition that is characterized by the need to drink excessive water and normal ADH levels is known as?
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B.
C.
D.
12.  Diabetes insipidus is an endocrine disorder characterized by too little ADH
A.
B.
13.  In Graves disease there is an overproduction of thyroid hormone.
A.
B.
14.  The Thymus sits behind the sternum.
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B.
15.  The adrenals are located on top of the kidneys.
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B.
16.  The adrenals are divided into 2 layers.
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B.
17.  The adrenal cortex produces cortisol as of of its hormones.
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B.
18.  The adrenal cortex produces epinephrine.
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B.
19.  Prolactin is produced in the anterior pituitary.
A.
B.
20.  The hypothalamus produces LH and FSH.
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B.
21.  Diabetes type II is an autoimmune disease.
A.
B.
22.  The pituitary gland is located _________to the hypothalamus.
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B.
C.
D.
23.  The thyroid is located in the:
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B.
C.
D.
24.  A 45 year-old patient with insulin resistance, obesity, using medications for diabetes, and is on a diet and exercise program most likely has:
A.
B.
C.
D.
25.  In homeostasis, the process that opposes or shutsdown a stimulus is known as____________
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B.
C.
D.
26.  Chemical messengers released by the endocrine glands are called hormones.
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B.
27.  The posterior pituitary produces the hormones__________
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B.
C.
D.
E.
F.
G.
28.  The following substance can shut down ADH
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
F.
G.
29.  In a patient with diabetes insipidus, if they stop the intake of fluids you would expect__________
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B.
C.
D.
30.  The most common cause of Cushing's syndrome is ____________
A.
B.
C.
D.
31.  A 45 year-old male presents with complaints of fatigue, depressiion and weight gain. Vital signs are within normal limits except the blood pressure which is elevated. On physical exam you note truncal obesity, blue to purplish striations, and a moon face. A picture on a physical finding is shown below. What is the cause of this patient's condition?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
32.  A 47 year-old male presents with complaints of headache and hearing loss.  He has been a patient of your for 20 years. You notice that over the years his voice is become deeper and his hands have been getting larger. He also tells you that he shoe size has increased over the years. All physical exam findings are normal including weight and height. A picture is shown below. What is the most likely cause of his condiiton?
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B.
C.
D.
E.
33.  The sign shown below is characteristic of____________
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B.
C.
D.
34.  If serum calcium levels fall, this hormone is likely to increase:
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B.
C.
D.
35.  Normal levels of fasting blood sugar are_____________
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B.
C.
D.
36.  Diabetes type 2 is considered a multifactoral disease
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B.
37.  Diabetes type 2 may be autoimmune in most cases
A.
B.
38.  The prolonged use of Anabolic steroids may shutdown the hypothalamus and cause the body not to make its own testosterone
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B.
39.  High cortisol levels are associated with stroke in overweight patients
A.
B.
40.  Loss of bone density is a common side effect of steroids
A.
B.
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