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Endocrinology Quizzes & Trivia

You may already know that endocrinology is a branch of medicine for studying all of the endocrine system inside a human being. Do you know what are the names of the secretions of the endocrine system? Check out our online endocrinology quizzes and learn interesting trivia.
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Can you pass the endocrinology exam quiz? Hormones help to regulate a person’s bodytemperature, sleep, mood, stress, growth and more. The endocrine system is charged with producing hormone to help with the said tasks....

Questions: 24  |  Attempts: 230   |  Last updated: Nov 19, 2020
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    Endocrine glands secrete products into ducts which empty into body cavities (such as sweat, oil, mucous)



Questions: 16  |  Attempts: 341   |  Last updated: May 5, 2016
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    A 55-year-old woman is evaluated for a 6-month history of recurrent episodes of palpitations, sweating, and headaches. Medical history is otherwise unremarkable. She takes no medications. On physical examination, the patient appears anxious. Temperature is 36.9 °C (98.4 °F), blood pressure is 158/96 mm Hg, pulse rate is 88/min, respiration rate is 18/min. and BMI is 30. Findings from a general physical examination, including examination of the thyroid gland, are otherwise unremarkable. Laboratory studies: Epinephrine 320 ng/L (1747 pmol/L) Norepinephrine 1980 ng/L (11,704 pmol/L) Metanephrines 124 pg/mL (0.64 nmol/L) (normal range, 12-61 pg/mL [0.06-0.32 nmol/L]) Normetanephrines 798 pg/mL (4.47 nmol/L) (normal range, 18-112 pg/mL [0.10-0.63 nmol/L]) Thyroid-stimulating hormone 1.2 µU/mL (1.2 mU/L) Urine Norepinephrine 3215 µg/24 h (19,001 nmol/d) (normal range, 0-140 µg/24 h [0-827 nmol/d]) Metanephrines 575 µg/24 h (2915 nmol/d) (normal range, 35-460 µg/24 h [177-2332 nmol/d]) Normetanephrines 4350 µg/24 h (23,751 nmol/d) (normal range, 110-1050 µg/24 h [601-5733]) Vanillylmandelic acid 12.3 mg/24 h (62.1 µmol/d) A CT scan of the adrenal glands shows no adrenal masses. Which of the following is the most appropriate next test for this patient?

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Questions: 49  |  Attempts: 77   |  Last updated: Jan 25, 2013
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    LH stimulates _____ release from _____ cells.

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Questions: 45  |  Attempts: 218   |  Last updated: May 5, 2016
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    Acidophils secrete (choose all that apply)...

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Questions: 49  |  Attempts: 25   |  Last updated: Jan 25, 2013
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    Represents 50% of ovarian non-germ cell tumors; malignant, frequently bilateral.
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