Anatomy & Physiology II Urinary System Part II Practice Questions

Anatomy & Physiology II Urinary System Part II Practice Questions

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Urinary System Part II 1. The term used for the formation of RBC’s is  erythropoiesis 2. The major nitrogenous component of urine is  urea 3. Which chemical process converts amino acid into urea?  deamination 4. Urea is made in the   liver 5. Metabolism of nucleic acids or RNA and DNA results in the production of nitrogenous  waste called   uric acid 6. How many times the blood circulate through the glomerulus (or nephrone) in a day?  60 times 7. Urea found in the blood is known as  bun 8. The medical condition caused by the presence of albumin or protein in urine is called  albuminuria 9. The common causes of Albuminuria are bacterial and heavy metal toxicity and  high   BP 10. Glycosuria is the presence of  glucose  in urine.  11. The cause of Ketosis or acetonuria is starvation or  diabetes mellitus . 12. A medical term for the presence of ketones in urine is  ketosis . 13. The hardened masses of material resulting from compaction of epithelial cells,  RBC’s or WBC’s are called  casts
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14. The excess intake of minerals or decrease intake of water may result in  kidney   stones . 15. Kidney stones are also known as  calculi 16. A medical term for the presence of RBC’s in urine is:   hematuria. 17. A medical term for the presence of WBC’s in urine is:  pyuria. 18. An infection of any part of the urinary system results in a medical condition  called:   urinary tract infection. 19.
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This note was uploaded on 09/27/2010 for the course BIOL 109 taught by Professor Siddiqui during the Summer '03 term at Bergen Community College.

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