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medical vocab. chapter 11
Non-insulin Dependent Diabetes mellitus
Type 2 diabetes caused by more than insulin resistance
Insulin is produced but is not as effective.
condition of excess calcium in the blood.
Thyroid responds by producing Calcitonin
deposits calcium into the blood.
Low potassium in the blood
one symptom of diabetes mellitus
hormone produced by ovaries and by the adrenal cortex.
responsible for regulating menstrual cycle.