vas afferens


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af·fer·ent glo·mer·u·lar ar·te·ri·ole of kidney

[TA]
a branch of an interlobular artery of the kidney that conveys blood to the glomerulus.

vas afferens

a small arteriole that supplies blood to a renal glomerulus. Also called afferent glomerular arteriole.

vas afferens

An afferent vessel of a lymph node.
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