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2. Which of these statements is true?

  • ACTH is hypersecreted in CAH
  • 17-hydroxyprogesterone is normally converted to aldosterone
  • CAH is autosomal dominant

3. Aldosterone enhances the reabsorption of hydrogen ions in the kidney

  • False
  • True

4. Adrenaline causes which of the following?

  • Vasoconstriction in the muscles
  • Systemic vasodilation
  • Vasodilation in the liver
  • Vasoconstriction in the liver

5. Which of these is true of paragangliomas?

  • Derived from cells normally acting as chemoreceptors
  • Derived from chromaffin cells
  • Derived from cells of the medulla
  • RET gene is implicated

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