5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- inhibits the release of ADH
- hormonally controlled in distal tubule segments
- form a large volume of very dilute urine or a small volume of very concentrated urine
- a Most electrolyte reabsorption by the renal tubules is ________.
- b Urine is 95% water by volume.
- c Which of the choices below is a function of the loop of Henle?
- d Alcohol acts as a diuretic because it ________.
- e The mechanism of water reabsorption by the renal tubules is ________.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Which of the following is not a reason why substances are either not reabsorbed or are incompletely reabsorbed from the nephron?
- The ureter transports urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.
- The renal corpuscle is made up of ________.
- A disease caused by inadequate secretion of antidiuretic hormone (ADH) by the pituitary gland with symptoms of polyuria is ________.
- Site that drains the distal convoluted tubule.
5 True/False questions
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) ________.
False → The collecting duct is impermeable to water in the presence of ADH.
True → 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.
True → Urea is reabsorbed in the loop of Henle.
True → The act of emptying the bladder is called voiding.