GR - Physiology of the Kidneys III

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1. Which transporters in the proximal tubule are polyspecific and transport small molecules of drugs and toxins to the ultrafiltrate? A. water transporters B. renal aquaporins C. organic anion transporters D. toxiporins 2. Inhibiting the actions of __________ would impair the ability of the kidney to regulate pH of the blood. A. aldosterone B. ADH C. carbonic anhydrase D. inulin 3. Aldosterone secretion from the adrenal cortex is stimulated by a(n) ____ in blood Na + or a(n) ___ in blood K + . A. increase, decrease B. increase, increase C. decrease, increase D. decrease, decrease 4. The reabsorption of Na + in the proximal tubule creates an osmotic gradient for the diffusion of _____ to occur. A. Cl - B. H 2 O C. K + D. All of the choices are correct. 5. Highly elevated blood pressure would stimulate an increased glomerular filtration rate. True False 6. _______________ is an autosomal dominant inherited condition in which progressive renal failure develops
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2012 for the course MCB 32 taught by Professor Smiley during the Fall '11 term at Cal Poly.

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