Chapter 38 Liver Disease & Chapter 40 Disorders of Endocrine Function
What is Hepatitis B transmitted by?
exposure to blood or semen
What does hepatitis present with?
increase in urine bilirubin
What does acute hepatitis B present with?
a positive hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg)
What is a common finding in liver disease?
What is steatohepatitis
accumulation of fat in the liver cells
What is transmitted by exposure to blood or semen?
Which presents with an increase in urine bilirubin?
What presents with a positive hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg)?
acute hepatitis B
What is jaundice a common finding in?
What is an accumulation of fat in the liver cells?
What does excess growth hormone lead to in adults?
What is a result of inadequate ADH secretion?
What is inhibited by iodine deficiency?
the synthesis of thyroid hormone
What is an enlargement of the thyroid gland?
What causes adults to develop acromegaly?
excess growth hormone
How causes diabetes insipidus develop?
inadequate ADH secretion
What is the synthesis of thyroid hormone inhibited by?
What is a goiter?
an enlargement of the thyroid gland