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Week 4 Handout TA: Manely Leilah Yafeh 1. Describe the mechanism of TH synthesis. Draw a diagram to illustrate your answer. 2. What is reverse T 3 ? What is its significance? 3. Name and characterize the three types of TH carrier proteins. What phenomenon regulates TH release from the carrier protein?
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Week 4 Handout TA: Manely Leilah Yafeh 4. What is the effect of TSH? How does TSH achieve this effect? 5. Describe the effect of THs on normal growth and development.
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Unformatted text preview: 6. How do the THs increase metabolism? Week 4 Handout TA: Manely Leilah Yafeh 7. Describe the effect of the THs on the cardiovascular system. 8. How do the THs promote increased blood pO 2 ? Week 4 Handout TA: Manely Leilah Yafeh 9. How can Graves’ disease be distinguished from other forms of hyperthyroidism? 10. Describe how the Radioactive Iodine Uptake (RAIU) Test distinguishes between various forms of thyroid gland pathologies....
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2012 for the course BICD 150 taught by Professor Fortes during the Winter '09 term at UCSD.

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