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Endocrine

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Section 1

Question Answer
GLUT-1RBCs, brain, cornea
GLUT-2(bidirectional) B islet cells of pancreas, liver, kidney, small intestine
GLUT-3brain
GLUT-4(Insulin-dependent) adipose tissue, striated muscle (exercise can increase GLUT-4 expression)
GLUT-5(fructose) spermatocytes, GI tract
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Section 2

Question Answer
MEN 1Parathyroid tumors, pituitary tumors (prolactin or GH), pancreatic endocrine tumors (Zollinger-Ellison, insulinomas, VIPomas, glucagonomas), MEN1 gene mutation
MEN 2AParathyroid hyperplasia, pheochromocytoma, medullary thyroid CA (secretes calcitonin), RET gene, assoc. w/ Marfanoid habitus
MEN 2BPheochromocytoma, medullary thyroid CA (secretes calcitonin), oral/intestinal ganglioneuromatosis (mucosal neuromas), RET gene mutation, Marfanoid habitus
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Section 3