_____ stimulates the peritubular capillaries to excrete K+ into the distal convoluted tubules / collecting ducts primarily in response to increased Na+ reabsorption
The enzyme(s) that stimulates widespread vasoconstriction, stimulates a sense of thirst, and reduces water loss in the kidneys is/are…
What are the solutes found in urine, in order from most plentiful to least plentiful?
The process where “selected” substances are “transported” by various methods from the renal tubules to the peritubular capillaries is called:
Which ion is the most significant solute in determining total body water and its distribution?
At the apex of the triangular striated structures in the kidney, the structure containing ducts that drain urine is the:
The structure where filtrate is removed from the blood by the blood’s hydrostatic pressure is the:
What are the general functions of the urinary system?
Causes, and treatment of Renal Calculi
A sperical network of blood capillaries that recieve blood from afferent arterioles at higher pressure
List the order of Renal Tubules
What are the three phases of urine formation by nephrons in the kidneys?