Efferent glomerular arteriole

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Efferent glomerular arteriole

The vessel that carries blood from the glomerular capillary network to the capillary bed of the proximal convoluted tubule; collectively, these vessels constitute the renal portal system.

Synonym: arteriola glomerularis efferens, vas efferens, efferent vessel.