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Parathyroid hormone is a hormone that helps maintain appropriate blood calcium levels.

Which of the following are mechanisms by which parathyroid hormone regulates blood calcium levels? Select ALL that apply.

A

Promotes the conversion of vitamin D to an active hormone.

B

Promotes reabsorption of calcium by the renal tubules.

C

Promotes excretion of calcium by the renal tubules.

D

Stimulates the growth of bone.

E

Promotes the release of calcium from bones.

F

Promotes reabsorption of calcium into bones.

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