Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321743261
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Chapter 26 - Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance - Review Questions - Page 1016: 10


B.decrease in ECF volume and D.decrease in ECF osmolality

Work Step by Step

When ECF is low the baroreceptors are activated which signals the hypothalamus that causes the release of ADH. When there is a low ECF osmolality the body means there a is a large loss of water to retain as much water and sodium as possible.
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