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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
Dilation of the afferent arteriole -dilation of the afferent arteriole will increase both renal plasma flow (rpf) [because renal vascular resistance is decreased] and glomerular filtration rate...Read More

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O. Bickis, Corporate employee
Answered: Dec 18, 2018
There are many ways that a person must prepare for a marathon. Besides, practicing the ways in which someone runs in order to gain endurance and stamina during the race, the marathon runner must...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
Increased filtration fraction-increasing filtration fraction means that a larger portion of the renal plasma flow (rpf) is filtered across the glomerular capillaries. this increased flow causes an...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
Excretion rate of glucose increases with increasing plasma glucose concentrations- at concentrations greater than at the transport maximum (tm) for glucose, the carriers are saturated so that the...Read More

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Chachelly
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
37 mm Hg

Glomerular filtration will stop when the net ultrafiltration pressure across the glomerular capillary is zero; that is, when the force that favors filtration (47 mm Hg) exactly...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
Higher urine osmolarity- after drinking distilled water, subject a will have an increase in intracellular fluid (icf) and extracellular fluid (ecf) volumes, a decrease in plasma osmolarity, a...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
All of the above-the correct answer is d) all of the above.the kidneys perform a number of tasks that are vital to the bodys overall well being. in addition to cleaning the blood by ridding waste...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
ECF volume is 10 L

Mannitol is a marker substance for the extracellular fluid (ECF) volume. ECF volume = amount of mannitol/concentration of mannitol = 1 g - 0.2 g/0.08 g/L = 10 L.

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
D- a person who is deprived of water will have high circulating levels of antidiuretic hormone (adh). the tubular fluid/plasma (tf/p) osmolarity is 1.0 throughout the proximal tubule, regardless of...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
Concentration in the renal vein is close to zero- at plasma concentrations that are lower than at the transport maximum (tm) for para-aminohippuric acid (pah) secretion, pah concentration in the...Read More

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Chachelly
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
Fixed acid production plus fixed acid ingestion

Total daily production of fixed H + from catabolism of proteins and phospholipids (plus any additional fixed H+ that is ingested) must be...Read More

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Asindi
Answered: Jul 06, 2019

The answer should be c.) Hilum

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John Smith
Answered: Jul 08, 2020
Exchange of intracellular 11 + for extra cellular k+- first, the acid-base disorder must be diagnosed. alkaline ph, with increased hco3- and increased pco2, is consistent with metabolic alkalosis...Read More

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T. Moore, Writer
Answered: Dec 21, 2018
Several things can lead to kidney stone formation. First, it is important to know that they are different kinds of kidney stones. Calcium oxalate stones, ammonium magnesium phosphate stones...Read More

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T. Moore, Writer
Answered: Dec 21, 2018
The kidneys play a very important role in osmoregulation. They are the main organs of osmoregulation in mammalian systems. The functional unit of the kidney is the nephron that filters the blood...Read More

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