A&P II Urinary System flashcards _ Quizlet

Cortical nephrons represents 85 located entirely in

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Unformatted text preview: rine Two types of nephrons 1.cortical nephrons (represents 85%) located entirely in the cortex, except for loop of henle that dips down into outer medulla, efferent arteriole supply peritubules 2.juxtamedullary nephrons located in the cortex-medulla junction (help to produce concentrated urine) Loop of Henel dips down deeper into medulla and thin segments are much longer than cortical, efferent arteriole supplies vasa recta S et Ch a m p io n s There are no high scores or champions for this set yet. You can sign up or log in to be the first! © 2 0 1 3 Quizlet Ins ide Q uizlet How it Wor ks Mobile Teac her s Mis s ion Team Jobs Legal...
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