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Glomerular Capsule

Thin double membrane surrounding the glomerulus of a nephron.

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Hello I was consulting some information on kidney.

... 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 ...

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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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Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis as a sequela of SSD

... is now "trapped" between the glomerulus and the Bowman's Capsule (e.g. trapped in the glomerular space) - Making it unable to be processed - And resulting in either simply the dysfunction ...

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by Jokerstyle
Tue Oct 13, 2009 6:07 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis as a sequela of SSD
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... will reduce the amount of filtrate that enters the Bowman's capsule from the glomerular capillaries. 2) Hydrostatic pressure is initiated by the heart, whereas osmotic ...

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by Maruko
Thu Aug 21, 2008 6:32 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Renal
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Views: 4972

Hello friends

... through an effect mainly on the afferent arteriole entering the glomerular capsule mainly * hormonal through many different hormones secreted from adrenal medulla and ...

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by ahm_k1
Fri Mar 21, 2008 2:02 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Kidney
Replies: 5
Views: 7543

co2 in renal vein

Urine production requires three distinct processes: 1. Glomerular filtration occurs at glomerular capsule. 2. Tubular reabsorption , occurs at proximal convoluted tubule. 3. Tubular secretion occurs ...

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by chepay118
Fri Mar 31, 2006 11:46 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: co2 in renal vein
Replies: 2
Views: 2623
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