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Urinary System: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How is osmolarity in the kidney's medulla established in order to conserve water?

Question 2 2. GFR is an abbreviation of:

Question 3 3. We know the arcuate arteries are named because they resemble an arc. Where are they located?

Question 4 4. What does the renal hilum NOT contain?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a part of the juxtaglomerular apparatus?

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Question 6 6. What is the most important hormone involved in determining how diluted or concentrated your urine will be?

Question 7 7. The release of PTH will cause:

Question 8 8. Hypertension may cause:

Question 9 9. If the kidneys are excreting more hydrogen ions than usual, what can we conclude?

Question 10 10. How is urine moved from the bladder to the urethra?

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Question 11 11. The afferent arteriole:

Question 12 12. ADH is also known as:

Question 13 13. Where do the kidneys primarily secrete hydrogen ions?

Question 14 14. The following filter blood and form urine:

Question 15 15. Which of the following helps to counteract the effects of the RAAS?

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. This is the structure which connects your kidney to the bladder:

Question 18 18. The glomerulus is _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following best describes ACE?

Question 20 20. The release of ADH will cause the permeability of water, for its absorption back into the bloodstream, to increase in the:

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Question 21 21. Chronic kidney disease:

Question 22 22. How is the functional unit of the kidney, the nephron, supplied with blood?

Question 23 23. Under normal conditions, what has the final say as to whether or not your urine becomes acidic or alkaline?

Question 24 24. The glomerulus forms _____ which flows into the _____ and then into the _____.

Question 25 25. This stores the urine formed by the kidneys:

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Question 26 26. Antidiuretic hormone:

Question 27 27. PTH will cause the kidneys to convert:

Question 28 28. The most abundant protein in human blood plasma is:

Question 29 29. Identify the following:

Question 30 30. One of the side effects of drug X is excessive urination. What modification in drug mechanism could be developed to reduce this problem?

Urinary System: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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