Sentence Examples


  • Potassium - Adaptive processes increase potassium secretion in the distal nephron (collecting tubules) and also in the gut.
  • K channels are present in all nephron segments and are necessary for both K secretion and Na absorption.
  • This is the proximal end of the nephron, which is expanded into an ovoid structure.
  • Click image to enlarge Cross section of kidney nephron from rainbow trout naturally infected with Yersinia ruckeri.
  • These drugs act by increasing sodium excretion in the proximal convoluted tubule of the nephron (8).

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