Tuesday, June 30, 2009

answer to quiz

1. Adrenal glands are also called suprarenal because they are situated above the kidney

2.Adrenal Cortex that produces hormones that are important in the body.
3.Adrenal Medulla that produces Emergency hormones

4.Zona Glomerulosa
5. Zona Fasciculata
6. Zona Reticularis

7. Adrenal Medulla

8. Chromaffin cells

9. Zona Glomerulosa

10. Zona Fasciculata


1. What could be the doctor’s diagnosis of Tony’s condition?

The patient has hypertension and hypokalemia can be diagnosed to have hyperaldosteronism

2. What could account for Tony’s complaints

The patients headaches, dizziness, restlessness, and nervousness are probably due to hypertension, while the palpitation, fatigue and polyuria are due to hypokalemia

3.What other diseases could have triggered the condition of Tony?

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  1. nice one. good justifiction to the questions!!

  2. good work! your case ana has a little explanation, try adding some background about the disorder/disease. very nice, concise and brief.

  3. nice post...u explain well your answer in your case analysis...keep it up.. =)

  4. your quiz is quite interesting. you know how to balance critical thinking and analysis. good post. keep it up!

  5. hi amii,
    you could probably re-write the questions in this post, so that the reader know what are the questions on the posted answers above..

    eventhough brief and concise answers, you can improve it more by adding some information about the disease, so the readers could appreciate it more..

    indeed, its a nice post

  6. good post amii! your answer are brief and concise. keep it up! :D

  7. Good post for the answers in your post, question about your topic adrenal glands, keep it up!

  8. good post for the answer to the questions, because you've provided the explanations to it. good job!Ü

  9. nice post. may i suggest to elaborate more about your answers in your case ana but overall good work. keep it up

  10. ..nice post and answers but elaborate more in the answer in your case ana..keep it up..=)

  11. Dia Rowena,

    Links are provided for more info, just click on the links for the information that you need...=)