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Thick ascending limb of loop of Henle: Quiz


Question 1: This article was originally based on an entry from a ________ edition of Gray's Anatomy. As such, some of the information contained within it may be outdated.
Public domainCopyrightCopyright infringementIntellectual property

Question 2: This is also the part of the tubule that generates ________.
Tamm-Horsfall proteinEnsemblEntrezKidney stone

Question 3: The thick ascending limb of loop of Henle (or distal straight tubule) is a segment of the nephron in the ________.
LiverEndocrine systemUrinary systemKidney

Question 4: Sodium, ________ (K+) and chloride (Cl-) ions are reabsorbed by active transport.

Question 5: The electrical gradient drives more reabsorption of Na+, as well as other cations such as magnesium (Mg2+) and importantly ________ Ca2+.


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