Self-Quiz Endocrine system

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Unformatted text preview: Hypoglycemia can stimulate the release of hGH from the pituitary gland. 10. Follicle- stimulating hormone (FSH) acts on the _________ and luteinizing hormone (LH) acts on the _________ . (a) ovaries, testes (b) testes, ovaries (c) ovaries and testes, ovaries and testes (d) ovaries, mammary glands (e) ovaries and uterus, testes 11. An injection of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) would (a) stimulate the ovaries (b) influence thyroid gland activity (c) stimulate the release of cortisol (d) se uterine contractions cau (e) decrease urine output 12. Which of the following is NOT true concerning glucocorticoids? (a) They help to control electrolyte balance. (b) They help provide resistance to stress. (c) They help promote normal metabolism. (d) They are anti- inflammatory hormones. (e) They provide the body with energy. 13. Mineralocorticoids (a) help prevent the loss of potassium from the body (b) regulated by the renin–angiotensin–aldosterone pathway are (c) increase the rate of sodium loss in the urine (...
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