Question 420 / 1 ptsWhich of the following statements about the kidneys is incorrect? they are found posterior to the abdominal cavityYou Answeredthe right kidney is positioned lower than the left kidneyCorrect Answerthe urethra connects the kidneys to the bladderthe top of the kidneys is found around the T11/T12 vertebral levelall of the above answers are correct Question 430 / 1 ptsPlace the following parts of a nephron in the correct order: Question 441 / 1 ptsThe kidneys receive about ___________ of the cardiac output.
Question 451 / 1 ptsThe renal "portal system" is the name of the ___________. Question 461 / 1 ptsBlood in the kidneys is filtered by the __________ capillaries, which are classified as___________ capillaries. peritubular/continuousperitubular/fenestratedCorrect!glomerular/fenestratedglomerular/continuousvasa recta/fenestrated Question 471 / 1 ptsMeasurements in a nephron reveal a glomerular hydrostatic pressure of 60 mm Hg, and a fluid pressure in the Bowman's capsule of 15 mm Hg. Assuming the plasma colloid osmotic pressure is 35 mm Hg, what is the net glomerular filtration pressure in this case? Question 481 / 1 ptsWhich of the following would decrease the glomerular filtration rate? Question 490 / 1 ptsIf a person becomes severely dehydrated and their colloid osmotic pressure increases, this would lead to _________ GFR.
Question 501 / 1 ptsIn normal kidneys, blood cells and most plasma proteins are ____________. filtered then reabsorbedsecreted then reabsorbedCorrect!not filteredfiltered and secretednone of the above are correct Question 511 / 1 pts99% percent of the filtrate formed through renal filtration is reabsorbed. Correct!
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