Which of the following is most likely to be responsible if, when your blood sugar level rose, the level went?

back down?

a. a homeostatic mechanism based on negative feedback
b. the use of the sugar for energy by your cells
c. diabetes insipidus
d. a homeostatic mechanism based on positive feedback
e. type II diabetes

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  • ND DVM April 13, 2009, 12:05 am

    a – homeostatic mechanism based on negative feedback (tending to control things). If it were positive, then an increase in blood sugar would lead to a FURTHER increase in blood sugar.

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