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Antidiuretic

Suppressing the rate of urine formation.


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Urine formation

E is incorrect. The functions of antidiuretic hormone, as the name implies, serve to prevent water loss and dehydration, and therefore ADH will reabsorb sodium from the distal tubule, and water will follow by osmosis. Therefore, in the control ...

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by aptitude
Wed Nov 09, 2011 2:51 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Urine formation
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Urine formation

... here is the question: which of the following statements on urine production is not correct? A. Concentrated urine is produced under the control of antidiuretic hormone. B. The total volume of urine produced depends on the need for water excretion. C. If there is an excess intake of water, dilute ...

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by chikis
Tue Nov 08, 2011 2:42 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Urine formation
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Pls. I need help with my hw

... compartment B) An initial increase in urine output C) Osmotic transport of fluid from the ECF into the ICF compartment D) An increase release of Antidiuretic hormone by the posterior pituitary of the brain Co-transport of Na+ and Glucose in the apical epithelial membrane of the small intestines ...

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by mslazy
Sat Oct 09, 2010 8:56 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Pls. I need help with my hw
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negative feedback

... will result in reduction of the amount of water in blood (that is why it is called negative feedback). this output is by stopping the release of antidiuretic hormone (ADH) and an increase in the urine output

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by jwalin
Sun Nov 15, 2009 4:29 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: negative feedback
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Views: 11133

hypertonic urine and kidney stones???

... aldosterone is present in the DCT and collecting ducts sodium is reabsorbed. Water naturally fallows (water reabsorption effects are greater when antidiuretic hormone is present) causing the urine to become more concentrated (hypertonic). As far as ANH goes I can't answer that off the top of my ...

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by rickyboxer32
Fri Nov 30, 2007 2:42 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: hypertonic urine and kidney stones???
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