renal corpuscle

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Related to malpighian corpuscles: Malpighian tubules, Malpighian corpuscles of the spleen
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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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Ultrastructural examination of the Malpighian corpuscles of the renal control and ginger extract treated rats revealed that Bowman's capsule visceral layer comprises of podocytes.