Renal Health: Normal Renal Function

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Renal Quizzes & Trivia

There are a whole lot of methods that people use in the path to pursuing a healthier lifestyle. The quiz will help you find out how much you know about how to maintain a normal renal function for sustainable health.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many ml/hr of urine output is the normal minimum?
  • 2. 
    What controls the amount of water reabsorbtion?
  • 3. 
    How much KCL do normal kidneys excrete each day?
    • A. 

      6-8 g

    • B. 

      1 g

    • C. 

      6-8 mg

    • D. 

      3 mg

  • 4. 
    What electrolytes are in urine?
    • A. 

      Na

    • B. 

      K

    • C. 

      Cl

    • D. 

      HCO3-

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    True or false? Creatinine, phosphate, sulfates, and uric acid should not be present in urine because they signify renal failure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    How acidic is urine compared to blood?
    • A. 

      100 times more acidic

    • B. 

      200 times less acidic

    • C. 

      1000 times more acidic

    • D. 

      2000 times more acidic

  • 7. 
    Which of the following are abnormal to be found in the urine?
    • A. 

      K

    • B. 

      Amino acids

    • C. 

      Glucose

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      B and c

  • 8. 
    How do kidneys control Na+ levels and K+ levels?
    • A. 

      The kidneys release renin, which controls angiotensin. The angiotensin controls aldosterone. Aldosterone controls the levels of Na+ and K+

    • B. 

      Kidneys release aldosterone which controls renin. Renin causes the release of angiotensin. Angiotensin controls the levels of Na+ and K+

    • C. 

      The kidneys release renin which controls K+. The kidneys release angiotensin which causes Na+ realease.

  • 9. 
    What is the most common early manifestation of kidney disease _____ and _____
  • 10. 
    What tests and results prove the presence of dilute urine?
    • A. 

      Fixed Specific Gravity (1.010), and/or Fixed osmolality (300 mOsm/l)

    • B. 

      GFR (100 ml/min), and/or Specific Gravity (1.030)

    • C. 

      Serum Creatinine (1.5 mg/dl)

  • 11. 
    What is the # 1 renal function test?
    • A. 

      Renal Clearance/Creatinine Clearance

    • B. 

      Osmolarity

    • C. 

      Serum Creatinine

    • D. 

      BUN

  • 12. 
    What is the #1 cause of death when kidneys fail?
  • 13. 
    What could an increase in BUN/Creatinine ratio indicate?
  • 14. 
    What could a decrease in BUN/Creatinine ratio indicate?
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