During severe dehydration, the adrenal cortex receives two competing stimuli: high plasma beneficial? Which of the following is the correct classification of vasopressin? Which of the following structures is the site of release for vasopressin? Which of the following best describes the direct effect of vasopressin?
Sally goes to the emergency room (ER) seeking treatment for mild dehydration. The ER nurse mistakenly gives Sally an IV bag of solution that is very hypotonic to normal cells. Which of the following statements about the release of vasopressin reflects what would occur as a result of this mistake? The hormone vasopressinstimulates the kidneys to conserve water.Of the three buffering mechanisms in the body, which is the strongest? The bicarbonate buffer system is one of the chemical buffer systems of the body. How would thebicarbonate buffer system work if sodium hydroxide were added to a solution? The respiratory system is one of the three systems that regulate acid-base balance in the body. How does it work to decrease an acidosis? In a respiratory acidosis the kidney would do which of the following? Ingesting too much antacid would cause which of the following acid-base disturbances? Vomiting will cause which type of acid-base disturbance? Severe anxiety would cause which type of acid-base disturbance? What would be the compensation? 3What is the primary stimulus for natriuretic peptide release? The ________ cells of the distal nephron are interspersed among the principal cells and contribute to acid-base regulation.
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