tubuloglomerular feedback


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tubuloglomerular feedback

a blood flow control mechanism operating in the kidneys that limits changes in glomerular filtration rate.
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tu·bu·lo·glo·mer·u·lar feed·back

(tū'byū-lō-glō-mer'yū-lăr fēd'bak)
A blood flow control mechanism operating in the kidneys that limits changes in glomerular filtration rate.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Wilcox, "Role of macula densa NOS in tubuloglomerular feedback," Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension, vol.
Tubuloglomerular feedback mechanisms in nephron segments beyond the macula densa.
Adenosine and puringenic mediators of tubuloglomerular feedback. Current Opinions in Nephrology and Hypertension, 11, 81-86.