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Glomerular Filtration Rate

"Glomerular Filtration Rate" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The volume of water filtered out of plasma through glomerular capillary walls into Bowman's capsules per unit of time. It is considered to be equivalent to INULIN clearance.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Glomerular Filtration Rate" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Glomerular Filtration Rate" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 1133 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 82 publications in 2021
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