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Also called low blood pressure

Hypotension

caused by hypersecretion of growth hormone

Pituitary dwarfism

Caused by the hyposecretion of this hormone resulting in an enlargement gland of the neck

Simple goiter

Condition caused by an elongated eyeball

Farsightedness

condition caused by the inability to move endolymph

Deafness

Occurs due to continuous fluid movements

Motion sickness

Procedure that prevents sperm from leaving the male body

Vasectomy

Identify the female gonad

Ovary

Identify the structure of the ear that separates the external and middle ear

Tympanic membrane

Layer of the uterine wall that is shed monthly

Endometrium

Most common site for fertilization

Fallopian tubes

Provide one example of a nitrogenous waste product eliminated by the urinary system

Urea

Term used to describe a situation with a sensory receptor stops responding to a stimulus

Adaptation

Term used to describe the removal of metabolic waste products

Excretion

The smallest functional unit of a kidney they can make urine

Nephron