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Unformatted text preview: 9. How do hydrostatic pressure, colloid osmotic pressure and filtration pressure work in the process of glomerular filtration? 10. Know the physiological mechanisms regulating glomerular filtrations rate. 11. Define tubular reabsorption and transport maximum. 12. What are the major functions of the PCT? 13. Why is tubular reabsorption important? 14. Know the summary of nephron functions as depicted on page 1020. 15. What is the significance of the countercurrent multiplier? 16. What is the significance of vasa recta? 17. What are the physical and chemical characteristics of urine? 18. What is the significance of trigone? 1...
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