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Renal artery

renal artery

blood vessel that brings blood into the kidney.


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for your third part blood flows from the heart to the artery to arterioles. particularly it carries it to afferent arteriole. from ... and runs along the nephron and this capilaries will then lead to the renal vein and then to Venacava and then to the heart.

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by jwalin
Mon Oct 12, 2009 5:52 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: .....
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Dilation or Constriction

... For example when you're wounded and you start losing blood, renal afferent artery constricts and you stop losing more water from your body.

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by miloshic
Wed Sep 02, 2009 9:29 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Dilation or Constriction
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Views: 7148

Dilation or Constriction

Does sympathetic nerve trigger the dilation or constriction of renal afferent artery? thx^^

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by whizzbee
Tue Mar 10, 2009 4:40 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Dilation or Constriction
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Views: 7148

why is hydrostatic pressure in glomerular capillary so high?

two factors: 1. what dave said(arterial vs venous blood) 2. the renal artery breaks right from the abdominal aorta. small distance from the heart => most of the ...

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by MrMistery
Wed Dec 05, 2007 1:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: why is hydrostatic pressure in glomerular capillary so high?
Replies: 9
Views: 9405

size conparison?

Arteries are larger than veins, except for the renal artery. Since the blood in the arteries is freshly pumped, there would be a higher pressure in them, ...

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by kjle
Tue Jan 30, 2007 7:03 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: size conparison?
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