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chapter 26 Questions & Answers - Chapter 26 Renal...

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Chapter 26 Renal System 1) The urinary system does all of the following, except that it A) Secretes excess glucose molecules. B) Eliminates organic waste products. C) Regulates plasma concentrations of electrolytes. D) Contributes to stabilizing blood pH. E) Regulates blood volume. 2) Urine is produced by the A) Urethra. B) Ureter. C) Urinary bladder. D) Liver. E) Kidney. 3) Urine is carried to the urinary bladder by A) The ureters. B) Blood vessels. C) Lymphatics. D) The calyces. E) The urethra. 4) Each of the following organs is part of the urinary system, except the A) Urethra. B) Urinary bladder. C) Kidney. D) Liver. E) Ureter. 5) All of the following are true of the kidneys, except that they are A) Held in place by the renal fascia. B) Surrounded by a renal capsule. C) Surrounded by a thick layer of adipose tissue. D) Located within the peritoneum. E) Located in a position that is retroperitoneal. 6) The prominent indentation on the medial surface of the kidney is the A) Pelvis. B) Hilus. C) Calyx. D) Pyramid. E) Ureter. 7) The renal sinus is A) An internal cavity lined by the fibrous capsule and located in the area of the hilus. B) A large branch of the renal pelvis. C) The innermost layer of kidney tissue. D) A knot of capillaries that lies within the renal corpuscle. E) A conical structure that is located in the renal medulla.
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The outermost layer of kidney tissue is the A) Minor calyx. B) Renal cortex. C) Renal medulla. D) Renal pelvis. E) Major calyx. 9) The innermost layer of kidney tissue is the A) Renal pelvis. B) Renal medulla. C) Major calyx. D) Minor calyx. E) Renal cortex. 10) Conical structures that are located in the renal medulla are called A) Pyramids. B) Renal pelvises. C) Renal columns. D) Nephrons. E) Calyces. 11) Renal columns are A) Internal cavities lined by the fibrous capsule and located in the area of the hilus. B) Expanded ends of the ureters. C) The basic functional units of the kidney. D) Conical structures that is located in the renal medulla. E) Bundles of tissue that lie between pyramids and extend from the renal cortex toward the renal sinus. 12) The expanded end of the ureter forms the A) Renal corpuscle. B) Renal hilus. C) Renal calyx. D) Renal pelvis . E) Renal sinus. 13) Major calyces are A) Expanded ends of nephrons. B) The expanded ends of renal pyramids. C) Conical structures that is located in the renal medulla. D) Large branches of the renal pelvis. E) Basic functional layers of the kidney. 14) Bowman's capsule and the glomerulus make up the A) Renal papille B) Renal corpuscle. C) Loop of Henle. D) Renal pyramid. E) Collecting tubule system. 15) The region known as the macula densa is part of A) The proximal convoluted tubule. B)
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