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renal

(Science: anatomy) Pertaining to the kidney, nephric.


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licorice root a stress reliever?

Maybe somebody familiar with endocrinology could help me understand. Popular media sources say licorice root reduces stress by promoting adrenal gland function. That's not why I got licorice root capsules, but I think the recomended dosage, 900mg daily, has an opposite effect. I think it causes ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Mar 12, 2014 11:09 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: licorice root a stress reliever?
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When does gluconeogenesis kick in during physical activity?

Thanks Darby, but the article is about renal gluconeogenesis, which starts only in prolonged fasting conditions, unlike liver GNG. Yes it is true that glycogen reserves would usually be enough, but that doesn't mean that GNG does not take place ...

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by Aymeric
Fri Dec 20, 2013 6:36 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: When does gluconeogenesis kick in during physical activity?
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Help please! case study about Excretory System

... 3.0 gm/dl 5. Random plasma sugar 250 mg/dl 6. ABG (Arterial Blood Gas): pH 7.30, PaCO2 28 mmHg, PaO2 90 mmHg Physician made the diagnosis as renal failure and admitted her. She was treated with intravenous 7.5% sodium bicarbonate, 10% calcium gluconate and subcutaneous insulin First, i have ...

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by kochibaza
Mon Jan 21, 2013 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Help please! case study about Excretory System
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Re: Is the renal medulla lighter in color?

u r right about renal medulla and ur reason is right too.its just that all medulla's are not lighter than their corresponding cortex .

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by super17
Fri Dec 14, 2012 5:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Is the renal medulla lighter in color?
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Is the renal medulla lighter in color?

I read on my textbook and here that: http://www.courseweb.uottawa.ca/medicine-histology/english/Renal/Default.htm The outer part, called the cortex, is a dark reddish brown color. The inner part, called the medulla, is lighter-colored. But then there are websites ...

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by johntdlemon
Sun Nov 25, 2012 3:33 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Is the renal medulla lighter in color?
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