GR - Endocrine Glands IV

GR - Endocrine Glands IV - Guided Reading - Endocrine...

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1. Which of the following is true of parathyroid hormone function? A. It causes the kidneys to reabsorb calcium. B. It causes the dissolution of calcium phosphate from bones. C. It increases blood calcium levels. D. All of the choices are true. 2. Growth would be inhibited by A. increasing prolactin secretion. B. increasing somatostatin secretion. C. increasing somatomedin secretion. D. increasing thyroid hormone secretion. 3. Which of the following is NOT one of the three functional categories of corticosteroids? A. mineralocorticoids B. glucocorticoids C. thyrocorticoids D. sex steroids 4. Which of the following statements about prostaglandins is true? A. Prostaglandin synthesis is blocked by the actions of caffeine. B. Prostaglandins inhibit inflammation. C. Prostaglandins may contribute to asthma. D. Thromboxane A 2 induces vasodilation. 5. Hypothyroidism in adults causes A. Grave's disease. B. myxedema.
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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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