Endocrine System

Endocrine System

I. ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF ENDOCRINE GLANDS A. Functions 1. Maintenance and regulation of vital functions 2. Response to stress and injury 3. Growth and development 4. Energy metabolism 5. Reproduction 6. Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance More »


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NBDE Quiz no. 96


NBDE Quiz number 96

NAPLEX Practice Question # 109

NAPLEX Examination. Practice Question # 109.

NAPLEX Practice Question # 108

NAPLEX Examination. Practice Question # 108. GONADAL HORMONES are hormones produced in the gonads (i.e., ovary or testis). Most natural and synthetic gonadal hormones are derivatives of cyclopentanoperhydrophenanthrene with various changes in strategic positions . Th e steroid hormones contain

NAPLEX Practice Question # 107

NAPLEX Examination. Practice Question # 107. Human chorionic gonadotropin (Novarel, Pregnyl), produced by the placenta, is isolated from the urine of pregnant females, and choriogonadotropin alfa (Ovidrel) is recombinant human chorionic gonadotropin. Human chorionic gonadotropin is indicated for the treatment

NAPLEX Practice Question # 106

NAPLEX Examination. Practice Question # 106.   NSAIDs are associated to varying degrees, depending on the agent, with the following adverse effects. GI effects, such as GI distress, irritation, erosion of the gastric mucosa, nausea, vomiting, and dyspepsia are the