The function of the antidiuretic hormone is to
A. retain water for the body’s use.
B. begin digestion of carbohydrates during chewing.
C. stimulate the maturation of red blood cells in bone marrow.
D. spur the onset of puberty.Weegy:
A. retain water for the body?s use.Auto answered|Score 1|workaholicmom|Points 3236|User:
A staghorn calculus is a
A. type of kidney stone. C. gallstone.
B. part of the uterus. D. hardening of dental plaque.Weegy:
B. part of the uterus.Auto answered|Score .6|IfNotSo|Points 6754|User:
Which of the following systems would be the portal of entry for contaminated
A. Nervous C. Genitourinary
B. Lymphatic D. MusculoskeletalWeegy:
C. Genitourinary Auto answered|Score .9456|DEANA|Points 346|User:
A patient showing Kaposi’s sarcoma is also likely to be infected with
A. ARC. C. Epstein-Barr virus.
B. HIV. D. Reed-Sternberg cells.Weegy:
B. HIVAuto answered|Score 1|workaholicmom|Points 3236|User:
When comparing the blood smears of patients with intact spleens to those of patients
without spleens, the blood smears of patients without spleens will likely reveal
A. many more fragile and old erythrocytes.
B. many more lymphocytes and monocytes.
C. many more bacteria.
D. less red blood cells.Weegy:
A. many more fragile and old erythrocytes.Auto answered|Score 1|workaholicmom|Points 3236|User:
Your brother develops a fever, extreme fatigue, and enlarged lymph nodes throughout
his body. If his illness is caused by a virus, the best treatment is
A. chemotherapy and radiotherapy. C. surgery.
B. antivirals. D. bed rest.Weegy:
D. bed restAuto answered|Score 1|workaholicmom|Points 3236|User:
One of the distinguishing characteristics between HIV and AIDS is
A. the length of time since the HIV infection.
B. the mode of transmission of the HIV infection.
C. the development of opportunistic infections.
D. the types of treatment available.Weegy:
B. the mode of transmission of the HIV infection. Auto answered|Score .6|OU812vh1|Points 258|User:
Which of the following contains erythrocytes?
A. Lymph fluid C. Lymph nodes
B. Lymph vessels D. SpleenWeegy:
D. SpleenAuto answered|Score 1|jenzig|Points 378|User:
Where do fibroid tumors develop?
A. Testes C. Diverticulum
B. Uterus D. LiverWeegy:
B. Uterus Auto answered|Score 1|jenzig|Points 378|User:
When comparing the flow of lymph in the lymphatic system with the flow of blood in
the circulatory system, it can be said that the lymphatic system also
A. uses a pump.
B. contains fluid that travels in only one direction.
C. uses valves to prevent backward flow.
D. contains fluid that travels in a closed circuit.Weegy:
his system is considered as part of the blood and circulatory system because lymph ... A network of vessels known as the lymphatic system collects the fluid and ... Producing vitamin D (Calcitriol). The skin contains several types of sensory ..... [ The nervous system uses electrical impulses, which travel along ] Auto answered|Score 1|rutie|Points 70|User:
When comparing hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, it can be said that
A. hemodialysis takes longer than peritoneal dialysis.
B. peritoneal dialysis involves the removal of blood from the patient.
C. hemodialysis is a step closer to the need for transplantation compared with
D. peritoneal dialysis doesn’t need a dialyzer to work, whereas hemodialysis does.Weegy:
cAuto answered|Score 1|selymi|Points 207|
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