glomerulus

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glomerulus

[glə′mər·yə·ləs]
(anatomy)
A tuft of capillary loops projecting into the lumen of a renal corpuscle.
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The glomerular capillaries must be intact in order to clear substances from the plasma: the more their integrity is compromised by deterioration and alteration of permeability, the more the resulting glomerular filtrate will resemble plasma in its composition.
There are many factors that can alter RBF and, thus, the rate of glomerular filtrate generation.
Transtubular leakage of glomerular filtrate in human acute renal failure.

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