Week 13 Objectives Assignment

Week 13 Objectives Assignment - 6 Define renal clearance...

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Biology 216 Objectives Chapter 25: The Urinary System Kidney Anatomy 1. Describe the anatomy of a nephron. Kidney Physiology: Mechanisms of Urine Formation 2. Compare the intrinsic and extrinsic controls of the glomerular filtration rate. 3. Describe the mechanisms underlying water and solute reabsorption from the renal tubules into the peritubular capillaries. 4. Describe how sodium and water reabsorption in regulated in the distal tubule and collecting duct. 5. Describe the mechanism responsible for the medullary osmotic gradient.
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Unformatted text preview: 6. Define renal clearance and explain how this value summarizes the way a substance is handled by the kidney. Urine 1. Describe the normal physical and chemical properties of urine. s. r. a. Ureters 1. Describe the general location, structure, and function of ureter Urinary Bladder 1. Describe the general location, structure, and function of the urinary bladde Urethra 1. Describe the general location, structure, and function of the urethr...
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