GR - Endocrine Glands II

GR - Endocrine Glands II - Guided Reading - Endocrine...

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Guided Reading - Endocrine Glands II 1. Cortisol secretion would cease if the _________ no longer secreted ACTH. A. posterior pituitary gland B. hypothalamus C. anterior pituitary gland D. adrenal cortex 2. What controls release of corticoids from the adrenal cortex? A. higher brain centers B. CRH from the hypothalamus C. ACTH from the anterior pituitary D. All of the choices are correct. 3. The stomach and small intestines release hormones to help coordinate activities with the autonomic nervous system for digestion. True False 4. Small amounts of a polypeptide or glycoprotein hormone may cause A. upregulation of receptors. B. increased numbers of receptors placed in the plasma membrane. C. the priming effect. D. All of the choices are correct. 5. Which of the following is NOT a response of the body to stress? A. increased secretion of ACTH B. increased secretion of glucocorticoids C. increased immune response D. increased secretion of epinephrine and norepinephrine 6. Stomach irritation by NSAIDs like aspirin is believed to be the result of
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2012 for the course MCB 32 taught by Professor Smiley during the Fall '11 term at Cal Poly.

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