ap II notes - Kidney Functions 1. Blood Filtration 200...

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Kidney Functions 1. Blood Filtration – 200 Liter/Day 2. Ion and Electrolyte balance 3. Gleceogenisis 4. Renoangiostin/Eythropoiten Production 5. Vitamin D Synthesis Kidney Layers 1. Fascia – Dense Connective Tissue 2. Perotineal Fat Capsule – Protection 3. Fibrous Capsule – Prevents infection Blood Vessels 1. Aorta 2. Renal Artery 3. Segmental Artery 4. Interlobular Artery 5. Cortical Radiate Artery 6. Afferent Artery 7. Glomousus Capsule 8. Efferent Artery 9. Peritubular Capillaries and Vasa Recta 10. Cortical Radata vein 11. Arcuate Vein 12. Interlobular Vein 13. Inferior Vena Cava Renal Plexus
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Originates from Celiac Plexus Sympathetic from o Inferior Thoracic o Splanchic Sympathetic Vasomotore Regulates Blood Flow of Renal Arteries Influences Nephrons Nephrons Structural/Funtional units Over 1 million Process Blood Components of Nephrons 1. Glomerlous – Capsule and renal tubual 2. Glomerous Capsule/Bowman’s capsule – on renal tubule surrounding glomerous
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This note was uploaded on 07/29/2010 for the course SCI 100 taught by Professor None during the Spring '10 term at Armstrong State University.

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