The nephron is the basic structural and functional unit of the kidney. Its chief
function is to regulate the concentration of water and ...
The nephron is the tiny filtering structure in your kidneys. Each of your kidneys ...
The right balance is necessary for you to function properly. Learn more about ...
Jun 1, 2014 ... A step-by-step tutorial about the function of the nephron. Includes an overview of
filtration, reabsorption, secretion and excretion in the kidneys.
Jun 10, 2012 ... http://www.handwrittentutorials.com - This tutorial explores the function of the
nephron, in particular: Filtration, Reabsorption, Secretion and ...
The main function of the kidney is to filter fluid from the blood and concentrate the
solution of waste materials which is passed out as urine. It can also control the ...
Kidney nephrons are the functional units of the kidneys. There are normally
approx. one million (0.8 - 1.5 million) kidney nephrons in each of the two kidneys
Together, the glomerulus and Bowman's capsule make up the renal corpuscle of
the nephron. These parts of the nephron filter blood and are vital to...
The nephron includes a filter, called the glomerulus, and a tubule. ... they keep
the composition, or makeup, of the blood stable, which lets the body function.
Am J Physiol. 1980 Sep;239(3):R197-213. Comparative nephron function in
reptiles, birds, and mammals. Dantzler WH, Braun EJ. Volume and osmolarity of ...
As we have learned from my previous article on nephrons, the renal tubule is the
part of the nephron in which the filtrate from the glomerulus enter. It consists of ...