The Urinary & Endocrine Systems: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The body requires a state of continual balance in order to function at its maximum level of efficiency. What term designates this state of continual balance?

Question 2 2. Which gland partners with the hypothalamus to send messages to all other endocrine glands concerning hormone production and secretion?

Question 3 3. If a tumor of the pituitary gland causes a hypersecretion of Growth Hormone in a 29 year old woman, which of the following conditions could result?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is a symptom of Hyperthyroidism?

Question 5 5. The following is the most important organ involved in the detoxification of your body:

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Question 6 6. If a 10-year old boy is growing at an abnormally fast rate, he may be experiencing and over-secretion of which of the following hormones?

Question 7 7. If a person exhibits a slow heartbeat, sleeps 11 hours a night, and has gained weight despite normal eating habits, which condition may be suspected?

Question 8 8. Which form of diabetes requires insulin injections?

Question 9 9. How does the role of the pancreas compare to the role of the adrenal glands?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT true of Graves' Disease?

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Question 11 11. If your body cells are resistant to insulin, even if there is sufficient insulin produced by your pancreas, which condition will develop?

Question 12 12. This is the structure which connects your kidney to the bladder:

Question 13 13. Which hormonal abnormality could result in an adult who is 3 feet 9 inches tall with fairly proportionate body features?

Question 14 14. How is urine moved from the bladder to the urethra?

Question 15 15. Which gland is referred to as the 'master gland'?

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Question 16 16. If a person does not get enough iodine in his or her diet, which of the following conditions could result?

Question 17 17. Identify the following:

Question 18 18. Name the gland responsible for controlling the body's circadian rhythm?

Question 19 19. What could result in a person who receives no treatment after having a Thyroidectomy?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a classic symptom of diabetes mellitus?

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Question 21 21. A person with Diabetes Insipidus would have which of the following hormonal abnormalities?

Question 22 22. If the anterior pituitary gland secretes too little FSH and LH, what could result?

Question 23 23. Amy is pregnant with her first child. At a recent visit to the doctor, she informed him that she had been more hungry and thirsty than usual and has been going to the bathroom a lot more often. The doctor conducted a urine test and discovered that Amy had developed which form of diabetes?

Question 24 24. This stores the urine formed by the kidneys:

Question 25 25. If the beta cells of the pancreas are destroyed, which condition will develop?

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Question 26 26. The following filter blood and form urine:

The Urinary & Endocrine Systems: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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