chapter24 - Principles of Human Physiology 5e(Stanfield Chapter 24 Diabetes Mellitus 24.1 Multiple Choice Questions 1 Which of the following best

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Principles of Human Physiology, 5e(Stanfield)Chapter 24 Diabetes Mellitus24.1 Multiple Choice Questions1) Which of the following best describes diabetes mellitus type 1?A) its an autoimmune disease that attacks insulin receptorsB) its an autoimmune disease that attacks alpha cells of the pancreasC) its an autoimmune disease that attacks beta cells of the pancreasD) its a genetic disorder associated with the X chromosomeE) its a genetic disorder associated with the Y chromosomeAnswer: CDiff: 4 Page Ref: 6942) In diabetes mellitus type 1, the immune system attacks beta cell antigens. Which of the following is a potential antigen?ADiff: 4 Page Ref: 6943) What is the significance of Coxsackie B virus in diabetes mellitus type 1?ADiff: 4 Page Ref: 6944) By what percentage has the incidence of diabetes mellitus type 1 increased in the United States over the last twenty years?DDiff: 4 Page Ref: 6941
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5) At what age do symptoms of diabetes mellitus type 1 first appear?A) at conceptionB) at birthC) before age 5D) after age 7E) after age 40Answer: DDiff: 4 Page Ref: 6946) Which of the following is NOT an effect of epinephrine?ADiff: 5 Page Ref: 6957) Which of the following is NOT a symptom of ketoacidosis?CDiff: 5 Page Ref: 6968) Which of the following can NOT cause coma?EDiff: 5 Page Ref: 696
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