Self-Quiz Endocrine system

A they stimulate protein synthesis b they have

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Unformatted text preview: (e) 5, 4, 2, 1, 3 7. A female who is sluggish, gaining weight, and has a low body temperature may be having problems with her (a) pancreas (b) parathyroid glands (c) adrenal medullae (d) ovaries (e) thyroid gland 8. Destruction of the alpha cells of the pancreas might result in (a) hypoglycemia (b) seasonal affective disorder (c) low blood calcium levels (d) hyperglycemia (e) decreased urine output 9. Which of the following is NOT true concerning human growth hormone (hGH) and insulinlike growth factors? (a) They stimulate protein synthesis. (b) They have one primary target tissue in the body. (c) They stimulate skeletal muscle growth. (d) hGH levels rise during sleep. (e)...
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