renal corpuscle

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Synonyms for renal corpuscle

the capsule that contains Bowman's capsule and a glomerulus at the expanded end of a nephron

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Morphometric investigations showed that in this test group (test 2) the size of renal corpuscle and the size of its glomerulus are 9.
Character 7: Renal corpuscle within the epididymal complex: A renal corpuscle is present (state 0).
The disruption of the renal tubules together with the renal corpuscles was bound to hamper tubular reabsorption and glomerular filtration (Farag et al.
treated with neem for 5 days shows the normal distribution of the proteins in the renal corpuscle and renal tubules, C.
In the cortex we found groups of tubules radially arranged which consisted of collector tubules and straight portions of nephrons forming pars radiata and other groups of twisted tubules consisting of renal corpuscles and numerous proximal and distal convoluted tubules forming the twisted pars.
After the fourth week of supplementation, the animals of CRE group had renal corpuscles with outlines of difficult delimitation and irregular Bowman's capsules, glomeruli dilations, and no preserved intra-capsular spaces.
In the current study renal corpuscles showed hyper-cellularity in the glomeruli of treated group B, suggesting an increased proliferation of endothelial cells of the capillaries.