juxtaglomerular

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juxtaglomerular

 [juks″tah-glo-mer´u-lar]
near to or adjoining a glomerulus of the kidney.

jux·ta·glo·mer·u·lar

(jŭks'tă-glŏ-mer'yū-lăr),
Close to or adjoining a renal glomerulus.

juxtaglomerular

/jux·ta·glo·mer·u·lar/ (-glo-mer´u-ler) near or next to a renal glomerulus.

juxtaglomerular

[-glōmer′ələr]
Etymology: L, juxta, near, glomerulus, small ball
pertaining to an area near or adjacent to the afferent and efferent arterioles of the kidney glomerulus.

jux·ta·glo·mer·u·lar

(jŭks'tă-glō-mĕr'yū-lăr)
Close to or adjoining a renal glomerulus.

juxtaglomerular

Situated near to a kidney GLOMERULUS.

juxtaglomerular

adjacent to or adjoining renal glomerulus

juxtaglomerular

near to or adjoining a glomerulus of the kidney.

juxtaglomerular apparatus, juxtaglomerular complex
a group of structures adjoining a renal glomerulus and which includes afferent and efferent arterioles, macula densa, extraglomerula mesangium and the juxtaglomerular cells (modified afferent arteriolar smooth muscle cells).