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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Integumentary Disorders NCLEX Quiz


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Endocrine System NCLEX Quiz (20 Items)

Endocrine System Quiz

Endocrine System Quizzes 20 Practice Questions for Nursing exams. The endocrine system consists of three major components: 1, glands, which are specialized cell clusters or organs. 2, hormones, which are chemical substances secreted by glands in response to stimulation. 3,

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