Review 5 fall'07 - Review 5 1 What is the functional unit of the kidney 2 What is the bulk of the energy used for by the kidney 3 Describe

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Review 5  1. What is the functional unit of the kidney? 2. What is the bulk of the energy used for by the kidney? 3. Describe juxtomedullary nephrons 4. What is absorbed in the proximal tubule? 5. The anti-diuretic hormone (ADH) acts on what structure in the kidney? 6. Aldosterone increases the reabsorption of what? 7. Anti-diuretic hormone (ADH) increases the reabsorption of what? 8. What type of renal renal response is given for people who eat high-protein meals or have high  glucose levels in their blood? 9. Why is aspirin not recommend for pain relief in people with gouty arthriris? 10. What are the endocrine functions of the kidney? 11. What are the substances normally found in urine? 12. Describe the urine specific gravity test. 13. What blood test is used to indirectly detect the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and renal function? 14. What are the effects of kidney agenesis or hypoplasia if it affects one kidney in the body?
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course SCI 3316 taught by Professor Puhona during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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Review 5 fall'07 - Review 5 1 What is the functional unit of the kidney 2 What is the bulk of the energy used for by the kidney 3 Describe

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