mod f review
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mod f review
What does a ductless gland secrete?
what is another name for putuitary gland
which glands regulate the exchange of calcium between bones and blood
which is responsible for the growth and development in the bones, musvles, and other organs?
ACTH stimulates the cortex of which gland?
Insuffifient GH production during childhood results in what?
Which gland infulences the body's internal clock (puberty)?
Disease..Defficiency in secretion of hormones T3 and T4
Hormone secreted by cortex
Hypersecretion of cortisol may result in what?
Hyposecretion of cortisol may result in what?
What is a condition of mucus swelling resulting from hypofunction of the throid gland?
Which hormon controls electrolyte balance by regulation sodium and potassium?
T or F. During pregnancy, the placenta acts as an endocrine gland
T or F. The thyroxine test is used to detect tumors of the thyroid gland.
T or F. Prolactin stimulates the production of milk in breasts. Oxytocin stimulates the glow of milk from the breasts.
T or F. GTT (glucose tolerance test) is used to test the control of glucose in a 6-8 week period.
T or F. If a diabetic is low on sugar, they can go into a diabetic coma
T or F. THS causes the production of estrogen in females.
T or F. Hypothyroidism is the result of excess secretion of thyroxine.
What is a test used that evaluates infertility in men?
Woman inseminated with a Y-chromosome will have a 75-80% chance of having what?
a baby boy
Storage site for maturation of sperm
at what age does puberty begin?
12 for males
10 for girls
At what age should a male start doing self exams?
15 years old
Surgical sterilitization of males
what is the surgical binding of joint for immobilization
which of the adreneal glands dilates teh arteries and elevates systolic blood pressure?
which gland influences the volume of metabolism by metabolic process
what is the passageway for sprem to exit the body from epidermis
Who is your favorite person?