Nephron Urine Formation

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Name and Explain the 3 steps of urine formation in the Nephrone

Dec 8th, 2014

Filtration, Reabsorption, and Secretion

Filtration: The first step, water and molecules soluble in water leave the blood and go into the kidney's glomerulus

Reabsorbtion: an appropriate amount of water and necessary ions and molecules for homeostasis are reabsorbed into the blood.

Secretion: Hydrogen ions, creatinine, and drugs are collected in the collection duct

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