Renal Quiz

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Here are a few simple questions that relate to renal development.

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The sequential development of the renal structures within intermediate mesoderm can best be described as:

pronephros, mesonephros, metanephros
pronephros, metanephros, mesonephros
mesonephric duct, metanephros, mesonephros
mesonephric duct, paramesonephric duct, metanephros
uteric bud, ureter, urinary bladder


The lower end of the mesonephric duct branches to form the:

ureteric bud
uterus bud
urethral bud
gonadal bud
none of the above


The allantois, cloaca, urinary bladder, hindgut and yolk sac are all lined with endoderm



The relative movement of organs with the peritoneal cavity can best be described as:

descent of the adrenal glands and gonads
ascent of the adrenal glands and genital tubercle
ascent of the kidneys and descent of the gonads
descent of the kidneys and adrenal glands
none of the above


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