Explain the principles behind how different diuretics

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Explain the principles behind how different diuretics work to excreteexcess water from the body.oVideo Resources:While you don’t need to understand diuretics in
depth for this course, looking at how each diuretic impacts thedifferent part of the kidney will help you check your understanding onhow the kidney functions.See these video resources:How Diuretics work: USMLE Kaplan Medical: Diuretics:Pharmacology – Diuretics: by Armando Hasudungan:7.3.3 - Hormonal Regulation of Urine ProductionExplain the hormonal regulation of urine formation.
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BIO 265oDescribe each of the three regulatory pathways the kidneys use toreabsorb more water and decrease excretion:
Where aresensorslocated?
Whatactivatesthispathway?
Whichhormonesarereleasedfromwhere?
What partof thekidney is
acted onby thesehormones?What is theeffect on
water? Is itexcreted orreabsorbed?What is theoveralleffect tothe bodyor bloodpressure?
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BIO 265pressureincreasesRenin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone SystemoStudy Tip:Create your own diagram or presentation of the RAASsystem. Find a friend and teach them what you have learned!oWhat does increasing aldosterone do?Decreases extracellular K+oWhat happens if a person has hyperkalemia (High K+)?There will be an increases release of aldosterone ?oVideo Resources:Sodium Regulation: Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System:Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone System from Mechanisms inMedicine:Aldosterone compared to ADH by Khan Academy:Hyperkalemia:Hypokalemia:Take BIO 265 Quiz 7.3Page 7
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loop of Henle, Renal Clearance

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