lec24-19 - But h there is a high protein content in the...

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KIN 205: Chapter 19, The Kidneys: h net bulk flow of protein-free plasma out of capillaries h hydrostatic pressure in the glomerulus is 55 mmHg h hydrostatic pressure in Bowman's space is 15 mmHg h net hydrostatic pressure = 55 - 15 = 40 mmHg.
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Unformatted text preview: But, h there is a high protein content in the capillary compared to Bowman's space. h therefore, net osmotic flow into glomerular capillaries = 30 mmHg B. Filtration, Reabsorption, Secretion, Excretion...
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2011 for the course KIN 205 taught by Professor Blaber during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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