MOD E UNIT 2 THEORY

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MOD E UNIT 2 THEORY
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2010-11-30 18:43:58
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KIDNEY URINARY SYSTEM
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KIDNEY AND URINARY SYSTEM
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  1. A urine culture is used to determine the presence of?
    microorganisms
  2. Two- hour postprandial means?
    Two hours after a meal
  3. The only way to obtain sterile unrine specimen?
    Catheterization
  4. Described as clear, slightly cloudy, cloudy, and very cloudy. Can be measured using a urinometer, dipstick, or refractometer?
    Turbidity (clarity)
  5. If urine has a fruity- sweet odor its possible the pt has?
    Diabetes mellitus
  6. 4 main parts to the urinary system include?
    Kidneys, Ureter, Bladder, Urethra (KUBU)
  7. Microscopic flitering unit- aka the workhouse of the kidney with a life preserving service?
    Nephron
  8. Mechanical process that removes waste products from blood normally removed by the kidney?
    Dialysis
  9. Type of dialysis preformed 6-8 hours only at night?
    Automated peritoneal
  10. Used in cases of prolonged chronic debilitating diease and renal failure involving both kidneys?
    Transplant
  11. Because urine containes solutes some people form stones of?
    renal calculi (kidney stones)
  12. When something interferes with the flw of urine into the bladder?
    stricture
  13. The function of the urethra?
    carries urine (also semen in men) to outside
  14. slow progressive diease causing sclerosing of the glomeruli leading to renal failure. Proteinuria, hematuria, and specific form of urine cast are the first symptoms of this?
    Chronic diseases and disorders of the urinary system
  15. Inherited disorder that has grapelike clusters of fluid-filled cysts that replace normal renal tissue eventually resulting in renal failure.
    Polycystic kidney disorder
  16. A high-calorie diet that is low in protein, sodium, and ptoassium would be a treatment method for?
    renal failure
  17. Uncontrolled loss of urine
    Incontinence
  18. Excessive urination
    polyuria

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