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  1. Which of the following is NOT affected by the endocrine system:
    A. digestion
    B. progesterone
    C. metabolism
    D. development
    B. progesterone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Gland that overlies the trachea:
    A. parathyroid
    B. adrenal
    C. pancreas
    D. thyroid
    D. thyroid
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Gland that is located on the top of each kidney:
    A. thyroida.
    B. pancreas
    C. parathyroid
    D. adrenal
    D. adrenal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. The outer region of the adrenal gland that secrets corticosteroids:
    A. cortex
    B. medulla
    C. sternum
    D. medullary
    A. cortex
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Located on the thyroid:
    A. pineal
    B. hypophysis
    C. thymus
    D. parathyroid
    D. parathyroid
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Located at the base of the brain in a depression in the skull:
    A. thymus
    B. pineal
    C. pituitary
    D. adrenal
    C. pituitary
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Stimulates contractions during childbirth:
    A. ADH
    B. cortisol
    C. PTH
    D. oxytocin 
    D. oxytocin 
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Produced only during pregnancy by the placenta:
    A. adrenocrticotropic hormone
    B. thymosin
    C. estrogen & progesterone
    D. melatonin
    C. estrogen & progesterone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Combining form meaning secrete:
    A. crin/o
    B. dips/o
    C. kal/0
    D. gluc/o
    A. crin/o
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Prefix meaning good:
    A. tri-
    B. pan-
    C. tropin-
    D. eu-
    D. eu
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Combining form meaning thrist:
    A. kal/0
    B. crin/o
    C. dips/o
    D. gluc/o
    C. dips/o
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Combining form meaning female:
    A. crin/o
    B. dips/o
    C. gluc/o
    D. estr/o
    D. estr/o
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. This type of diabetes typically occurs before age 30:
    a. type 1
    b. type 2
    a. type 1
  14. the acronym that indicates that insulin is not required is:
    A. IDDM
    B. PIDDM
    C. NIDDM
    D. NDDMI
    C. NIDDM
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. The most common cause pf pituitary disorders is:
    A. infection
    B. tumor
    C. hypersecretion
    D. hyposecretion
    B. tumor
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. In excess, this hormone can cause gigantism:
    A. adrenocortical
    B. thyriod
    C. mineralocorticoids
    D. somatotrophin
    D. somatotrophin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Goiter can be caused by which of the following:
    A. both a & c
    B. parathyroidism
    C. hyperthyroidism
    D. hypothyroidism
    A. both a & c
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. This type of hypothyroidism is an autoimmune disorder:
    A. cretinism
    B. hypokalemia
    C. myxedema
    D. Hashimoto's
    D. Hashimoto's
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Tetany can be caused by:
    A. hyperparathyroidism
    B. hyperaldosteronism
    C. hyperthyroidism
    D. hypoparathyroidism
    D. hypoparathyroidism
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Delvelopment of male characteristics is known as:
    A. feminization
    B. hyperaldosteronism
    C. virilization
    D. hypertrophy
    C. virilization
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. The treatment for Addison's disease is often:
    A. hormone replacement
    B. chemotherapy
    C. radiation
    d. all of the above
    A. hormone replacement
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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Medical Billing
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2013-04-17 01:04:51
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