Medical Quiz

Thyroid Quiz


Which hormone is NOT released by the thyroid?

A. T3

B. T4

C. T5

D. Calcitonin

An elevation in thyroid hormone when evaluating a patient’s laboratory results indicates:

A. Diabetes Insipidus

B. Grave’s Disease

C. DiGeorge

D. Guillain-Barre Syndrome

The ability to utilize which of the following substances is needed to synthesize thyroid hormones?

A. Iodine

B. Potassium

C. Phosphorous

D. Calcium

A patient with thyroid storm will present with all of the following except:

A. Fever

B. Tachycardia

C. Heart Failure

D. Bradycardia

A patient with Gravess Disease would have ____ levels of Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)

A. normal

B. high

C. low

D. very high

Myxedema coma is a medical emergency associated with

A. Hyperthyroidism

B. Hypothyroidism

C. Normal Thyroid Levels

D. Thyroid Storm

Hyperthyroidism is associated with all of the following symptoms EXCEPT:

A. Weight Loss

B. Enlarged Thyroid Gland

C. Weight Gain

D. Exopthalmos

Which alteration of thyroid hormonal function is shown here?

A. Hypertyroidism

B. Hypothyroidism

C. Hashimoto’s

D. Myxedema

TSH is secreted from the _______ pituitary gland

A. Medial

B. Lateral

C. Anterior

D. Posterior

_______ serve as both a factory and a warehouse for the production of thyroid hormones.

A. Thyroid Follicles

B. Pituitary Gland

C. Hypothalamus

D. Parathyroid

Thyroid hormones effect all of the following except:

A. Metabolism

B. Growth

C. Development

D. Blood Calcium

Which alteration of thyroid function is shown here?

A. Grave’s Disease

B. Hypothyroidism

C. Hyperthyroidism

D. Exopthalmos

Primary hypothyroidism will present with the following lab values:

A. Low T3 & T4
High TSH

B. Low T3 & T4

C. High T3 & T4
High TSH

D. High T3 & T4

Hyperthyroidism is due to excessive production of ______, which are antibodies to the TSH receptor

A. Thyroid Stimulating Immunoglobulin

B. Thyroid Sequestering Immunoglobulin

C. Thyroid Storm Instigators

D. Thalamus Supporting Iodine


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