Nephrology Preparation

Regarding Erythropoietin

Question: Regarding Erythropoietin

a) Released from Mesangial cells

b) Released from Interstitial Peritubular cells

c) is a glycoprotein

d) released from macula densa

e) Released from JG cells

Answer hint:

Regarding Erythropoietin

Erythropoietin is produced by interstitial peritubular cells in response to hypoxia. It is also produced in perisinusoidal cells in the liver. It is a glycoprotein.

Erythropoietin is released fro

1) Kidney (85%)

2) Liver (15%)

3) Spleen

4) Brain

5) Uterus

6) Salivary Gland

So the

Answer is Regarding Erythropoietin

False a) Released from Mesangial cells

True b) Released from Interstitial Peritubular cells

True c) is a glycoprotein

False d) released from macula densa

False e) Released from JG cells

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