1. Write an essay describing a disease found in the Endocrine or Nervous System.  (100 points)
  • Using medical terminology identify the name that the physician would list as the diagnosis.
  • Describe the illness or injury.
  • Identify the location (Based on what you learned in Chapter 2).
  • Describe symptoms.
  • Describe possible treatments.
  • Create a table with all medical terms used and break the words down.
  • For all medical terms give an explanation in layman’s terms you would use to explain to the patient.

Assignment Expectations: How will students be successful?

  • Length:
    • 1000 words; answers must thoroughly address the questions in a clear, concise manner
  • Structure:
    • Include a title page and reference page in APA style
  • References:
    • Include the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions
  • Format:
    • save your assignment as a Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), Open Office (.odt) or rich text format (.rtf) file type