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Sample Quiz Questions Urinary System 1. The _______________ is the functional unit of the kidney. 2. Name one function of the urinary system. BE SPECIFIC 3. Name one component of the mammalian urinary system that the avian urinary system lacks. 4. What part of the nephron is located in the renal pyramids? 5. Name a hormone that increases Na+ retention by the kidney. 6. What is the primary nitrogen compound in bird urine? 7. The ________________________ carry urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder. 8. Aldosterone is secreted by the _________________________________. 9. What is the outermost layer of the kidney called? 10. What part of the nephron is located in the renal pyramids? 11. Where is natriuretic hormone secreted? 12. Which structures of the kidney are extensions of cortex into the medulla and support the cortex of the kidney? 13. Name a hormone that increases Na+ retention by the kidney. ...
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- Fall '11
- Sample Quiz Questions, renal pyramids, Na+ retention, primary nitrogen compound