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Patho Test 5 Chapter 16 1. The most common cause of an endocrine disorder is the development of: Ionic imbalance A significant trauma Exposure to extreme emotional stresses An adenoma 2. Inappropriate ADH syndrome causes excess fluid retention and is caused by: An excess of sodium in the blood Insufficient production and release of ADH Necrosis of kidney tissue and release of toxins Excess release of ADH 3. A form of hyperthyroidism that is related to an autoimmune factor and is manifested by hypermetabolism and exophthalmos is referred to as: 4. A disorder of the adrenal glands caused by an excessive amount of glucocorticoids such as hydrocortisone or cortisol is called: 5. Which type of diabetes is a rare form caused by a mutation in an autosomal dominant gene: 1
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Patho Test 5 6. Diabetes insipidus is caused by: Lack of or insufficient production of antidiuretic hormone Overproduction of antidiuretic hormone and lack of insulin Excessive intake of carbohydrates and lipids Excessive volume of erythrocytes in the blood 7. Hypoparathyroidism may be caused by: 8. The hormonal effect of a tumor (such as an adenoma) on the pituitary gland usually depends on the:
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