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Question 22.Where do the kidneys primarily secrete hydrogen ions?
Question 33.WHAT is the bodily production response of angiotensin II to counter a decrease in the production of renin?
Question 44.WHAT is a primary function of the proximal convoluted tubule?
Question 55.Two systems that influence GFR are known as:
Question 66.In the case of the kidney's glomerulus, what is hydrostatic pressure?
Question 77.Which of the following is NOT a part of the juxtaglomerular apparatus?
Question 88.Which of the following releases renin?
Question 99.The ureter is the tube that carries urine from the kidneys to the _____.
Question 1010.The enzyme renin would be released in the body due to a response to WHAT action?
Question 1111.Glomerulus is the specific name of the _____ where blood filtration occurs in the kidneys.
Question 1212.The glomerulus forms _____ which flows into the _____ and then into the _____.
Question 1313.How is urine moved from the bladder to the urethra?
Question 1414.What do the kidneys do in cases of respiratory alkalosis?
Question 1515.What is the most important hormone involved in determining how diluted or concentrated your urine will be?
Question 1616.Norepinephrine may be released by the sympathetic nervous system in order to directly increase blood pressure during hypotension. In addition, the sympathetic nervous system may also trigger vasoconstriction by which of the following mechanisms?
Question 1717.Which of the following best describes ACE?
Question 1818.Why are the renal pyramids connected to the renal pelvis?
Question 1919.Osmoregulation is the active regulation of _____ movement in and out of a cell or body.
Question 2121.Water is reabsorbed back into the blood in the thin segment of the descending limb of the _____.
Question 2222.What is the primary function of the juxtaglomerular apparatus?
Question 2323.Secretion of potassium into urine, promoting absorption of sodium out of the renal tubule's filtrate and into the blood, and encouraging more water to be reabsorbed back into the blood in order to increase the blood pressure are functions attributed to WHAT steroid hormone?
Question 2424.The renal artery is the primary source of blood supply for the _____.
Question 2525.Which of the following is TRUE about aldosterone?
Question 2626.The renal hilum is the location where one would find the _____.
Question 2727.Following fluid flow from the filtration membrane through the nephron, WHERE is the location of fluid directly BEFORE it reaches the collecting duct?
Question 2828.Acid-base balance, water regulation, and waste excretion are primary functions of which bodily organ(s)?
Question 2929.What is tubuloglomerular feedback?
Question 3030.The following structures (in the correct order) are collectively known as the renal tubule:
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