Anatomy and Physiology Quiz 1

1. Where is the pituitary gland located?

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2. With Cushing's Syndrome, cortisol is overproduced by the adrenal glands. Why is this a bad thing?

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3. How many layers of smooth muscles are found in the wall of the stomach?

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4. Which of the following is indicated for malignant pineal tumors, per the article?

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5. Which of the following organs is MOST LIKELY to be impaired if blood urea nitrogen levels are high?

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6. Which of these pathogen:disease pairs is correct?

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7. When doctors measure your blood pressure, they take two measurements. One is higher pressure, while the other is lower pressure. How does this correspond to the cardiac cycle?

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