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5 Matching questions

  1. Norepinephrine
  2. True
  3. Glomerulus
  4. The myogenic mechanism
  5. To supply nutrients and oxygen to the renal medulla
  1. a Diabetes is any metabolic disorder resulting in chronic polyuria
    a. True
    b. False
  2. b Which of these induces rennin secretion, constricts afferent arterioles, and reduces GFR and urine volume?
    a. Aldosterone
    b. Antidiuretic hormone
    c. Parathyroid hormone
    d. Norepinephrine
    e. Angiotensin II
  3. c The transition from an afferent arteriole to an efferebnt arteriole occurs in the
    a. Glomerulus
    b. Medulla
    c. Cortical radiate veins
    d. Peritubular capillaries
    e. Vasa recta
  4. d The mechanism of stabilizing the GFR based on the tendency of smooth muscle to contract when stretched is known as what?
    a. Renal autoregulation
    b. The myogenic mechanism
    c. Tubuloglomerular feedback
    d. Sympathetic control
    e. The rennin angiotensin aldosterone mechanism
  5. e The overall purpose of the countercurrent exchange system is
    a. To supply salt and urea to the renal medulla
    b. To supply nutrients and oxygen to the renal cortex
    c. To supply nutrients and oxygen to the renal medulla
    d. To remove metabolic wastes from the renal cortex
    e. To remove metabolic wastes from the renal medulla

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Diseases that affect the descending corticospinal tracts may limit inhibition f the sacral somatic motor neurons and thus could result in urinary incontinence
    a. True
    b. False
  2. Creatinine has a renal clearance of 140 mL/min due to the fact that:
    a. it is absorbed by the loop of Henle.
    b. it is secreted by the glomerulus.
    c. it is absorbed by the renal tubules.
    d. it is secreted by the renal tubules.
    e. it is produced in the pulmonary tissue.
  3. Normal urine from a healthy person can be expected to contain all of the following except:
    a. Creatine
    b. Urobilin
    c. Glucose
    d. Ammonia
    e. Magnesium
  4. All of the following are composed of cuboidal epithelium with the exception of
    a. The thin segment of the nephron loop
    b. The thick segment of the nephron loop
    c. The collecting duct
    d. The proximal convoluted tubule
    e. The distal convoluted tubule
  5. Which renal structure is responsible for producing hypertonic urine by reabsorbing water while allowing metabolic wastes and NaCl to pass through?
    a. Glomerulus
    b. Proximal convoluted tubule
    c. Distal convoluted tubule
    d. Collecting duct
    e. Nephron loop

5 True/False questions

  1. UreaThis byproduct of protein catabolism constitutes approximately one-half of all nitrogenous wastes
    a. Urea
    b. Creatinine
    c. Uric acid
    d. Azotemia
    e. Ammonia

          

  2. FalseGlomerular filtration occurs because glomerular oncotic pressure overrides glomerular blood pressure
    a. True
    b. False

          

  3. The body's water volume is highAldosterone acts on
    a. The proximal convoluted tubule
    b. The medullary portion of the collecting duct
    c. The descending limb of the nephron loop
    d. The distal convoluted tubule
    e. The glomerulus

          

  4. hematuriaWhich of the following urinary tract disorders seems most likely to occur in someone who frequently participates in marathon runs?
    a. osmotic dieresis
    b. renal hypertension
    c. cystitis
    d. hematuria
    e. renal calculi

          

  5. Juxtamedullary nephronsWhich of these induces rennin secretion, constricts afferent arterioles, and reduces GFR and urine volume?
    a. Aldosterone
    b. Antidiuretic hormone
    c. Parathyroid hormone
    d. Norepinephrine
    e. Angiotensin II

          

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