<If the adrenal cortex will not release hormones after prompting from the pituitary gland ______.?
a) ACTH may build up as the pituitary continues to prompt the adrenal cortex
b) The pituitary will stop producing ACTH after receiving signals that the adrenal cortex is not functioning
c) A ordinary level of ACTH will remain in the blood near no ill effects, continuing to prompt the adrenal cortex
d) None of the above
Answer: it's A
the pituitary will continue secrete ACTH and even in high amounts, trying to compensate for the low or none secretion of the adrenal hormones..