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Glomerular

(Science: nephrology) Pertaining to or of the nature of a glomerulus, especially a renal glomerulus.


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Re: Glomerular Pressure????

Net Filtration Rate = Glomerular Blood Hydrostatic Pressure - (Osmotic Pressure + Hydrostatic Pressure) I don't know what the rest of your question is. Read your physiology or biology book for more background on that formula.

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by daniel.kurz
Fri Nov 18, 2011 3:18 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Glomerular Pressure????
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Glomerular Pressure????

How do I calculate the net filtration pressure given these values: Glomerular hydrostatic pressure: 56mmHg Blood osmotic pressure: 26 mmHg Capsular hydrostatic pressure: 15 mmhg Predict what would happen to NFP in the following situations, i.e. would NFP ...

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by puffin0516
Fri Nov 18, 2011 4:13 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Glomerular Pressure????
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Hello I was consulting some information on kidney.

... to blood as it travels through the kidneys? The thing that does happen is: it is initially filtered from the glomerulus (capillary bed) to the glomerular capsule (part of the nephron tube system) The things I think that dont happen are : substances the body wants to keep (like salts & glucose) ...

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by studentconsulting
Thu Apr 29, 2010 1:58 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Hello I was consulting some information on kidney.
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Constant Urination

you could do it if urine flow rate ~ glomerular filtration rate

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by mith
Sat Mar 13, 2010 1:27 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Constant Urination
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diuresis

... out the urinary concentration of glucose using these figures: Plasma glucose concentration: 18mmol/l Urinary glucose excretion rate: 0.18mmol/min Glomerular Filtration rate: 125ml/min Urine Flow rate: 2ml/min ?? im so confused!!

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by amishasachdev
Thu Nov 26, 2009 2:37 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: diuresis
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