Renal System

This quiz contains questions related to the Human Renal System. Every time you participate in this quiz you got 10 different questions to solve.

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How does the descending limb of the loop of Henle differ from the ascending

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What effect is achieved by having an arteriole that supplies blood and another
that drains blood from the glomerulus?

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If the glomerular fi ltration rate is too high, the macula densa sends a message
to the afferent arteriole. What is the effect of this message?

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Which part of the nephron is impermeable to water?

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Which of the following happens as we descend deeper into the kidney

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What is the kidney tubule’s response to a rise in blood pH?

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The renal tubule of the nephron includes which of the following structures?

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The descending limb of the Loop of Henle is permeable to water so water diffuses out of the descending limb into the interstitial fluid. What happens to this water?

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Which statement about kidney anatomy is correct?

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What molecule catalyzes the formation of angiotensin I?

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