Renal Quiz #10Renin-Angiotension-Aldosterone System

1. A 54-year-old man with a history of hypertension is prescribed a medication that blocks the conversion of angiotensin I to angiotensin II. Which of the following effects is most likely to occur as a result of this medication? 

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2. A patient presents with severe dehydration and decreased blood pressure. Which of the following is most likely increased in this patient as a compensatory mechanism? 

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3. A 60-year-old woman with chronic kidney disease is found to have hyperkalemia. Which of the following medications is most likely to contribute to this finding? 

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4. In a patient with renovascular hypertension due to unilateral renal artery stenosis, the affected kidney would likely release more of which substance compared to the unaffected kidney? 

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5. A patient with congestive heart failure is started on a medication that leads to increased levels of bradykinin. This medication likely exerts its therapeutic effects by inhibiting the action of which enzyme? 

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