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What are the 3 layers that cover the kidney?
What are the 3 things that come out of the hilum of the kidney?
What is the outer most layer of the kidney?
What is the layer that is the closest to kidney?
What 2 things collect urine?
What is that ball of capillaries in the kidney called?
How many nephrons are there per kidney?
What 2 things make up the renal corpuscle?
What 4 things make up the renal tubule?
proximal convoluted tubule
loop of henle
distal convoluted tubule
What is the main function of a nephron?
What is the name for the nephrons in the cortical region?
What is the name for the nephrons that are in the cortex region and in the medullary region? (spell)
What two things make up a nephron?
What percent of cariac output is filtered through the kidney per minute?
In the glomerulus what is the name of the inner wall of the capillary?
What are the arteries that come from interlobular arteries and go into glomerulus?
Arteries that leave the glomerulus and go into peritubular capillaries are the.....
What is the duct that collects from distal convoluted tubule?
Collecting duct dumps into?
Specialized peritubular capillaries around loop of henle