Science Quiz / Pituitary Disorders -West

Random Science Quiz

Can you name the Pituitary Disorders -West ?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Score 0/23 Timer 10:00
Name a sign of GH deficiency syndrome
Diagnostic test for Acromegaly
AVP binds to ___ receptor - cause smooth muscle vasoconstriction
Name a clinical presentation of Diabetes Insipidus.
AVP binds to ___ receptor- secrete ACTH
Used for long term management of SIADH. This drug inhibits ADH action at kidney receptors.
Name a drug that stimulates ADH release
____% of Growth hormone deficiency syndrome in adults is due to tumor or tumor treatment
Somatic dysfunctions causing Pituitary dysfunctions that are amenable to OMM.
One of the most common etiologies of SIADH
Name a treatment for Hyperprolactinemia
Synthetic analog of AVP
Preferred treatment for Acromegaly
Growth hormone is the most abundant anterior pituitary hormone and has a serum half life of ____ min
Treatment for Hypopituitarism
Treatment for GH deficiency syndrome
___glycemia stimulates Growth Hormones.
Name the diagnostic test for Diabetes Insipidus.
Name a feature of Acromegaly
Hormone produced by the pituitary somatotroph cells
AVP binds to ____ receptor in the distal nephron (renal action)
______ syndrome: Pituitary infarction after postpartum hemorrhage/hypotension. Also known as Hypopituitarism
_______ saline is used in treatment of symptomatic hyponatremia in SIADH until serum Na reaches 125mEq/L

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.