Biology (11th Edition)

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Chapter 50 - Osmotic Regulation and the Urinary System - Review Questions - Synthesize: 1c

Answer

ANH counteracts the effects of aldosterone in the distal convoluted tubules in terms of sodium (and thus chloride and water) reabsorption when sodium becomes too concentrated in the blood.

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Review information on ANH and aldosterone and the site of aldosterone action in the kidney.
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