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Unformatted text preview: intestinal calcium absorption? 5. What is calcitonin? Why has its significance eluded the medical field? 6. Name the two main types of bone disease mentioned in lecture. What are their causes? What treatments are available? 7. Name the three main hormones of the adrenal cortex. What are their actions? 8. What are the causes and symptoms of hypercortisolism? Hypocortisolism?...
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- Winter '09
- Bone Disease, intestinal calcium absorption, Manely Leilah Yafeh, calcitriol synthesis pathway