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5 Matching questions

  1. inhibits the release of ADH
  2. hormonally controlled in distal tubule segments
  3. osmosis
  4. True
  5. form a large volume of very dilute urine or a small volume of very concentrated urine
  1. a Most electrolyte reabsorption by the renal tubules is ________.
  2. b Urine is 95% water by volume.
  3. c Which of the choices below is a function of the loop of Henle?
  4. d Alcohol acts as a diuretic because it ________.
  5. e The mechanism of water reabsorption by the renal tubules is ________.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Which of the following is not a reason why substances are either not reabsorbed or are incompletely reabsorbed from the nephron?
  2. The ureter transports urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.
  3. The renal corpuscle is made up of ________.
  4. A disease caused by inadequate secretion of antidiuretic hormone (ADH) by the pituitary gland with symptoms of polyuria is ________.
  5. Site that drains the distal convoluted tubule.

5 True/False questions

  1. They are trilayered (mucosa, muscularis, and adventitia).An increase in the permeability of the cells of the collecting tubule to water is due to a(n) ________.


  2. FalseThe collecting duct is impermeable to water in the presence of ADH.


  3. TrueWater reabsorption through the proximal convoluted tubule is termed obligatory water reabsorption, whereas water reabsorption through the distal convoluted tubule is termed facultative water reabsorption.


  4. TrueUrea is reabsorbed in the loop of Henle.


  5. TrueThe act of emptying the bladder is called voiding.