PATH 2542 Week 1 Lecture Notes

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Urinary system disease retroperitoneal-at lower vert. lvl Cortex-outer w/glomeruli and medulla w/renal pyramids (collecting system) 1* urine-PCT, DCT, CD (tubules) to papillae then minor/major calyces to urethra to bladder Kidney- bowman’s capsule is rich in nocio’s = LBP 2* to distention via enlargement (swelling) of any type Kidney Excretion of waste product metab. Regulate body conc of h2o, salt Maintain approp. Acid balance of plasma
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Kidney funct: Secretion of some hormones- Renin-product of JG cell result in AGII = increase BP EPO-hormone prod’d in kidney Prostaglandins-# hormones, inflam. Mediators 1* urine-enormous –if no reabsorption=too much highly concentrated urine 2* reabsorption NO DETOX in kidney Structure (4) compartments: glomerulus, tubules, interstit tissue & bld vessels Funct. As (1) so one involved, eventually all are involved, then must figure out the 1* COD Clinical s/s depend on dept. affected bcs differing compartments have differing vulnerability to certain diseases
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Immunopathic disease Idiopathic Tubules-vulnerable for toxic, infections GLOMERULI DISEASE: (glom nephritis) Glomeruli is like a branch w/berries at the end Bowmans capsule _cupw/arterioles-collect 1* urine to Aff-to glom/eff-fm glom w/no metab waste)
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2011 for the course PATH 2542 taught by Professor Markamos during the Winter '11 term at Life Chiropractic College West.

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