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1) The thyroid gland A) lies posterior and superior to the larynx. B) contains follicular cells that secrete calcitonin. C) contains parafollicular cells that secrete T 3 /T 4 . D) helps regulate metabolism and Ca 2+ levels. E) is embedded within the parathyroid gland. 2) Which adrenal cortex layer is correctly matched to the regulatory function of its product? A) zona glomerulosa: female libido, axillary and pubic hair production B) zona fasiculata: blood sugar level, inflammation, conversion of norepinephrine to epinephrine C) zona reticularis: blood Na + and K + levels; blood volume and blood pressure D) A and B are correct. E) A, B and C are correct. 3) Aldosterone A) is classified as a glucocorticoid. B) is secreted in response to elevated blood pressure.
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Unformatted text preview: C) is responsible for increased retention of Na + by the kidneys. D) is responsible for increased retention of K + by the kidneys. E) is released from the adrenal cortex in response to direct stimulation by renin. 4) Which of the following is NOT an effect of cortisol? A) increased proteolysis in muscle fibers B) increased gluconeogenesis in the liver C) increased lipolysis in adipose tissue D) increased immune response to infection E) increased response to hormones that elevate blood pressure Matching 5-7 5) principal cells; stimulates osteoclasts 6) parafollicular cells; inhibits osteoclasts 7) kidney; does not act on osteoclasts A) calcitonin B) calcitriol C) parathyroid hormone D) T 3 /T 4 E) TSH...
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2011 for the course BIOL 2402 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at HCCS.

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