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Kidney Tubules

"Kidney Tubules" 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.

Long convoluted tubules in the nephrons. They collect filtrate from blood passing through the KIDNEY GLOMERULUS and process this filtrate into URINE. Each renal tubule consists of a BOWMAN CAPSULE; PROXIMAL KIDNEY TUBULE; LOOP OF HENLE; DISTAL KIDNEY TUBULE; and KIDNEY COLLECTING DUCT leading to the central cavity of the kidney (KIDNEY PELVIS) that connects to the URETER.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Kidney Tubules" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Kidney Tubules" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 257 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 16 publications in 2010
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