Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

A&P Ch 28

Urinary System

QuestionAnswer
Waste product normally excreted by the kidneys? Urea
Which is the correct order of blood flow through a kidney? Interlobar arteries, arcuate arteries, glomerular capillaries, arcuate veins
The portion of the kidney that extends between the renal pyramids is called the Renal columns
Which is the correct order of filtrate flow of blood through the kidneys? Glomerular capsule, proximal convoluted tubule, loop of Henle, distal convoluted tubule, collecting duct
Which structure of the nephron reabsorbs the most substances? Proximal convoluted tubule
This is a nephron process that results in a substance in blood entering the already formed filtrate. Secretion
Tubule and duct cells reabsorb what percentage of filtered water to the blood? 99%
The proximal convoluted tubules reabsorb what percentage of filtered water? 65%
Substances secreted by the tubules of a nephron? Ammonia, Hydrogen ions, Creatinine
Ways angiotensin II affects the kidneys? It enhances reabsorption of certain ions, It can increase the amount of water reabsorbed by the kidneys, and it stimulates the release of aldosterone from the adrenal glands
Which is the major hormone that regulates water reabsorption? Anti-diuretic hormone
Increased secretion of aldosterone would result in ______________ of blood ____________? Increase, sodium
Which layer of the urethra consists of areolar connective tissue containing blood vessels, lymphatic vessels, and nerves? Adventitia
This lies in the anterior corner of the trigone of the bladder. Internal urethral orifice
What is the capacity of urine storage in the urinary bladder? 700-800 ml
This is the structure of the nephron that filters blood Glomerular capsule
This term means entry of substances into the body from the filtrate Reabsorption
This transports urine from the kidney to the bladder Ureter
How many layers of tissue are there in the wall of the ureters and the wall of the urinary bladder? Both the ureters and the bladder have three layers
Popular AP Human Geography sets

 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards