Endocrine Quiz

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Endocrine Quiz
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  1. The pancrease secretes these 4 hormones into the digestive tract.
    Insulin, glucagon, somatostatin, and amylaze
  2. Insuline is produced by ______ cells in the pancrease
    Beta
  3. Glucagon is produced by ____cells in the pancreas
    Alpha
  4. Insuline causes___in blood glucose levels.
    decrease
  5. Epinephrine is secreted by______
    adrenal medulla
  6. Corticosteroids are secreted by______
    the cortex
  7. Parathyroid hormone increases blood concentration of______
    calcium
  8. Antagonistic action of parathyroid hormone is shown by_____
    calcitonin
  9. A protein based horone which can exhibit direct DNA effect is_______
    thyroxine
  10. The most important second messengers are____
    CAMP and calcium
  11. Uterine contraction during childbirth is regulated by_______
    Oxytocin
  12. Hypersecretion of thyroid hormone causes_______
    Graves disease
  13. Master endocrin gland is______
    Hypothalamus
  14. Pituitary gland secretes______tropic hormones. Which are______
    • 4
    • TSH, FH, GH, ACTH, LH
  15. Active uptake of iodine ions involves the usage of_____
    ATP
  16. Goiter is caused due to _____ secretion of______
    decrease/thyroxine
  17. Somatedins are also called as______
    Insuline-like growth factors
  18. Myxedama is due to______
    hypothyroidism
  19. Cushing's syndrome is due to______
    increased ACTH
  20. The other name of antidiuretic hormone is_____
    vasopressin
  21. The secretion of adenohypophyseal hormone is under the control of______
    hypothalamus
  22. Addison's disease is due to
    low mineralocorticoids
  23. __________ is both exocrine and an endocrine gland.
    Panreas
  24. Anterior lobe of the pituitary is called_____
    Endohypophysis
  25. Posterior lobe of the pituitary glad is _______
    neurohypophysis
  26. Cretinism is due to_____
    low TSH/ hypothyroidism
  27. Acromegaly is due to________
    increased growth hormone
  28. All enzymes are proteins, but all hormones are ______ or ______
    proteins or steroids
  29. Breakdown of puppy fat is by_____
    growth hormone
  30. The pancreas secretes _____ and ______
    • Insuline
    • Glucagon
  31. Andrenal cortex secretes _____ and_____
    • mineralcorticoids
    • glucocorticoids
  32. Anterior pituitary secretes____ and____and_____
    TSH, ACTH, GH
  33. Thyroid gland secretes_____
    thyroid hormone
  34. Parathyroid secretes_____
    Parathyroid hormone
  35. Posterior pituitary secretes____and_____
    • Oxytocin
    • Vasopressin
  36. Adrenal medulla secretes_____and_____
    • epinephrine
    • norepinephrine
  37. Parathyroid hormone_____
    increases blood calcium levels
  38. Thyroid stimulating hormone____
    stimulates thyroid gland
  39. Growth Hormone_____
    Increases body metabolic rate and stiumlates bone and muscle growth
  40. Insuline_____
    decreses blood glucose levels
  41. Thyroid Hormone_____
    Increases body metabolic rate
  42. Mineralcorticoids_____
    increases re-absorption of Na and Water
  43. Prolactin_____
    Causes milk porduction
  44. ACTH____
    stimulates the adrenal cortex
  45. Glucocorticoids_______
    increases blood glucose levels
  46. Oxytocin_____
    causes uterus to contract
  47. Vasopressin_____
    Causes kidney to withhold water
  48. Glucagon______
    increases blood glucose levels
  49. Epinephrine and noepinephrine______
    increases body metabolic rate and increases blood glucose levels

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