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Effects of certain salts on kidney excretion, with special reference to glycosuria

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Published by [s.n.] in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Kidneys

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Paginationp. 378-383.
Number of Pages383
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Open LibraryOL26365279M

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L/d) and h TFI (– L/d), and U may or may not represent impending dehydration. However, U is meaningful in terms of kidney health, in that nephrologists 1) recognize that a low Author: Ivan Tack. - Ordinary In the table write the letter X beside the name of the part labelled X. Write the letter W beside the name of the waste stored by X. Ureter Bladder Kidney Urine FaecesFile Size: KB.   Potassium chloride was without effect. Effects of potassium citrate on urinary citrate, citrate clearance, and acid-base status tended to be more prominent than those of potassium bicarbonate, but these changes were not significant. Thus, the citraturic action of potassium citrate is largely accountable fo r by provision of an alkali by: homeostasis, excretion and the kidneys Homeostasis is defined as " the maintenance of a constant internal environment " in a living organism. Every organism carries out some form of regulation, although it may somehow find a place to live where it can tolerate variation in the external environment.

  Familial renal glycosuria is an inherited disorder resulting in glucose excretion in the urine despite normal blood glucose concentrations. It is most commonly due to mutations in the SLC5A2 gene coding for the glucose transporter SGLT2 in the proximal tubule. Several drugs have been introduced as means to lower glucose in patients with type 2 diabetes targeting SGLT2 resulting in renal Cited by:   To separate the effects of hyperglycemia vs. increased glycosuria, parameters were evaluated during clamped euglycemia in a subset of T1D patients before and after sodium glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibition for 8 wk. PUA was lower in Cited by: Osmoregulation is the active regulation of the osmotic pressure of an organism's body fluids, detected by osmoreceptors, to maintain the homeostasis of the organism's water content; that is, it maintains the fluid balance and the concentration of electrolytes (salts in solution which in this case is represented by body fluid) to keep the body fluids from becoming too diluted or concentrated. Studies have shown that the addition of uremic serum from rats and patients with renal failure inhibits the uptake of PAH in slices of rat kidney cortex, rat renal cortical fragments, and isolated renal tubules of the rabbit (Preuss et al., , White, , Hook & Munro, ).During attempts to isolate the inhibitors of renal transport of organic anions, a fraction of uremic serum Cited by:

THE EXCRETION OF UREA AND SUGAR BY THE KIDNEY. BY ARTHURR. CUSHNY. (Pharmacological Laboratory, University College, London.) UREA is often known as a specific constituent of the urine, and in virtue of this its elimination in the urine has been ascribed to a specific secretory activity which does not seem to be required in the same way by the inorganic by: 7. Kidney and Excretion study guide by Lk_Galvez includes 28 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more. Quizlet flashcards, activities and games help you improve your grades. The Role of the Kidney in Osmoregulation. T his brief account of the kidney illustrates its two principal function, excretion and osmoregulation. In that it totally removes urea from the blood, it is functioning as an excretory organ, clearing the body of toxic nitrogenous waste. Other toxic materials, poisons etc. are dealt with in a similar way. Start studying Excretion (Excretory System). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Browse. The basic structural and functional excretory units of the human kidney are known as _____ salts, and a small amount .