A decrease in the amount of mineralocorticoids in the blood can result in:
b. Diabetes mellitus.
d. Cushing's disease.
Cushing's disease is caused by:
a. Hypersecretion of hormones by the adrenal glands.
b. Hyposecretion of hormones by the adrenal glands.
Hyposecretion of glucocorticoids.
d. Hyposecretion of mineralocorticoids.
What is the condition associated with the long-term administration of therapeutic
amounts of glucocorticoids?
b. Adrenocortical suppression.
d. Diabetes mellitus.
Betamethasone is used in the treatment of:
a. Systemic bacterial infections.
b. Skin disorders (not open wounds).
Systemic mycotic (fungal) infections.