Flashcards in Practice Test MARCH 2007: Test 2 Deck (10):
Of the following acids, which is weakest?
Carbonic acid is weakest
An animal goes into ventricular fibrillation. What simple acid-base disorder is most likely to develop 1st?
Give plasma [HCO3-] = mEq/L and PCO2 = 50 mm Hg, which simple acid-base disorder is present?
What happens to the anionic gap when isotonic saline is added to plasma?
Why is glutamine removed from the bloodstream by proximal tubule cells?
Because glutamine is a urinary buffer
Each of the following is likely to develop as a result of abomasal volvulus in a dairy cow EXCEPT
a. lactic acidosis
d. metabolic alkalosis
In the GI tract, which of the following primarily exerts its effect in paracrine fashion?
Each of the following exerts pronounced vasodilatory effect at the GI vasculature EXCEPT:
Which of the following is the BEST ESTIMATE of [H+] in the lumen of the glandular stomach?