DAH 131 Exam 4-2

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DAH 131 Exam 4-2
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DAH 131 Exam 4-2
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  1. an increase in growth hormone production
    gigantism
  2. thickened tounge-hyperpituitarism
    macroglossia
  3. hyper sensation of growth hormone
    • acromegaly
    • (hyperpituitarism)
  4. -excess hormone production by the anterior pituitary gland
    -caused most often by a benign tumor that produces growth hormone (pituitary adenoma)
    Hyperpituitarism
  5. thyrotoxicosis
    Hyperthyroidsim
  6. -excessive production of thyroid hormone -more common in women
    Hyperthyroidism
  7. protrusion of the eyeballs
    • exoplalmus
    • (Hyperthyroidism)
  8. -premature exfoliation in children
    -steoporosis and affects alveolar bone
    -decay and perio disease progress more rapidly
    -burning tongue
    Hyperthyroidism
  9. -rosy complexion
    -erythema of the palms
    -excessive sweating (heat intolerance)
    -fine hair* exopthalmus
    hyperthyroidism
  10. hypothyroidism present during infancy and childhood
    cretinism
  11. hypothyroidism present in older children and adults
    myxedema
  12. -decreased output of thyroid hormone
    -synthroid used for undersecrection
    hypothyroidism
  13. benign tumor of parathyroid gland

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