Distal Convoluted Tubule Function?


The function of the distal convoluted tubule is to transport, reabsorb, and secrete the glomerular filtrate. It is a coiled distal portion of the tubule connected to the loop of Henle. It contains mitochondria and microvilli.
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The distal convoluted tube is part of the nephron in the kidney. The DCT as it is known filters and diffuses across a membrane much needed materials such as water and ADH. The DCT
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( ′dist·əl ′kän·və′lüd·əd ′tü·byül ) (anatomy) The portion of the nephron in the vertebrate
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