5 Written questions
4 Matching questions
- is drained by an efferent arteriole
- plasma protein
- constrict arterioles and increase blood pressure
- a The glomerulus differs from other capillaries in the body in that it ________.
- b Urine is 95% water by volume.
- c The function of angiotensin II is to ________.
- d The fluid in the glomerular (Bowman's) capsule is similar to plasma except that it does not contain a significant amount of ________.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Glomerular filtration is an ATP-driven process.
- The mechanism that establishes the medullary osmotic gradient depends most on the permeability properties of the ________.
- The filtration membrane includes all except ________.
- The ureter transports urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.
- Water reabsorption through the proximal convoluted tubule is termed obligatory water reabsorption, whereas water reabsorption through the distal convoluted tubule is termed facultative water reabsorption.
5 True/False questions
appear in the urine → If the Tm for a particular amino acid is 120 mg/100 ml and the concentration of that amino acid in the blood is 230 mg/100 ml, the amino acid will ________.
Net filtration would decrease. → Site that drains the distal convoluted tubule.
True → The urethra contains an internal sphincter of smooth muscle.
Normally all the glucose is reabsorbed. → What would happen if the capsular hydrostatic pressure were increased above normal?
eliminates solid, undigested wastes and excretes carbon dioxide, water, salts, and heat → The function of angiotensin II is to ________.