1.Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the endocrine system?
a. Products secreted into blood
b. Glands with ducts
c. Secretes hormones
d. Non localized response
e. All of the following are characteristics of the endocrine system
1. A normal keratinocyte of the stratum basale will NOT have (contain):
A. a metaphase plate
B. tonofilaments inserting into hemidesmosomes
C. a cornified envelope
D. an extensive RER and prominent Golgi for release of secreted glycoproteins.
E. both "C"
What are the accessory GI organs?
List the 3 pairs of large salivary
What is dry mouth called? What are
4 potential causes?
Which 3 cell types comprise the
What are the components of the
How long is the GI tract?
What are the nine main actions of
the digestive tract?
Oral cavity, esophagus, stomach, small
intestine, large intestine, anus
Associated glands = salivary glands,
liver, and pancre
Describe the location of the
pituitary gland. Where does it sit?
Lies below the brain in a small cavity
on the sphenoid bone called the
Describe the embryonic origin of
the posterior pituitary.
The neurohypophyseal bud grows
down from the fl
Also cutaneous layer or skin
An epithelial layer of ectodermal
Dermal papillae and Epidermal
Interdigitate at the irregular junction of
the dermis and epidermis to strengthen
adhesion of the two layers (2 words)
What are the four parts of the
What are the 7 functions of the
1. Regulation of water, electrolyte, and acid-base balance
2. Excretion of metabolic wastes, excess water, and excess
What are the two portions of the
Conductance zone = nasal cavities,
nasopharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi,
bronchioles, terminal bronchioles
Respiratory zone = respiratory
bronchioles, alveolar ducts, alveoli
What are the two component
What is the dense connective
tissue capsule that surrounds each
How many lobules does each testis
What does each lobule of the
What is the temperature of the
Sparse connective tissue
What are the layers of wall of
What is the corneoscleral coat?
What is the uvea?
What is the retina?
What is the inner neural retina
outer fibrous layer that includes
Sclera which continues as t