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Endocrine System: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a treatment used for diabetic ketoacidosis?

Question 2 2. If you're experiencing a secretion of melatonin, then how will you feel?

Question 3 3. Epinephrine and norepinephrine are both classified as catecholamines. What makes them different?

Question 4 4. The glucose tolerance test is used to diagnose which of the following?

Question 5 5. What are typical causes of erythema?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following best describes the thyroid gland?

Question 7 7. An external object repeatedly rubbing against the skin's surface is called what?

Question 8 8. Which stage of pressure ulcers is the most severe and may damage muscle, bone, tendons, or joints?

Question 9 9. Which may be prescribed to treat lichenification?

Question 10 10. Adrenaline is another name for _____.

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Question 11 11. Which medical condition is associated with adrenal fatigue?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is not a tropic hormone?

Question 13 13. Which of these hormones would be given to a woman to trigger ovulation?

Question 14 14. What are the primary mean(s) of reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes?

Question 15 15. Passing more than _____ liters of water in one day may be a symptom of polydipsia.

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Question 16 16. Diabetics experience ___ when they aren't getting enough insulin.

Question 17 17. Risk factors for insulin resistance include which of the following?

Question 18 18. What are the most common causes of keloid formation?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements best describes the placenta?

Question 20 20. Which of the following life-style changes may reduce or prevent the incidence of hirsutism related to polycystic ovary disease?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of Addison's disease?

Question 22 22. What is the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes?

Question 23 23. What is the process of applying chemicals to the skin to remove dead tissue called?

Question 24 24. What is the upper size limit of a papule?

Question 25 25. Which hormone does the placenta produce that helps prepare the breasts for milk production in the later stages of pregnancy?

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Question 26 26. Mary thinks she might be pregnant and purchases a pregnancy test. The pregnancy test shows a positive result. Why did the test come back positive?

Question 27 27. If a person does not get enough iodine in his or her diet, which of the following conditions could result?

Question 28 28. How does the body restore itself to normal when calcium levels are too low?

Question 29 29. What classification of gland is the adrenal gland?

Question 30 30. Why do some people consider the adrenal medulla to be a misplaced part of the sympathetic nervous system?

Endocrine System: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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