Section 7: Renal Disorders
The glomerulus is primarily responsible for ______ of unbound drug in the kidney.
Active drug secretion occurs most often in which of the following nephron segments?
Which of the following is/are involved in drug efflux at the basolateral membrane of the proximal tubule?
According to the intact nephron hypothesis, reabsorption ______ and single nephron GFR ______ in the surviving nephrons.
The kidney is responsible for synthesizing each of the following hormones, except:
The decreased serum creatinine values observed during dobutamine therapy are likely due to:
A. analytical interference
B. increased tubular secretion of creatinine
C. increased GFR caused by dobutamine
D. increased muscle breakdown
Which of the following kidney function indices is least influenced by changes in fluid or volume status?
C. Urine specific gravity