Results for: Reabsorb

In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Nephron tube where nutrients are reabsorbed?

The Nephron is the functional unit of the Kidney which regulates blood contents NOT urine contents. It works by filtering out much of the contents of the blood from the Glomer (MORE)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Which are the substances that are reabsorbed?

When blood is filtered at the glomerulus (filter unit) of the kidney, some substances don't even make it into the nephron. These include proteins, which are simply too big to (MORE)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

How is urea reabsorbed?

40-50 % of filtered urea is reabsorbed through passive diffusion in the Proximal Convoluted Tubules. Loop of Henle, Distal Convoluted Tubules and Cortical Collecting Ducts are (MORE)
In Chemistry

Where is urea reabsorbed?

In humans urea is reabsorbed in the nephrons. Inside the nephronsare medullary collecting ducts which collects the urea forreabsorption.
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

How is CSF reabsorbed?

in sub-arachnoid space through sub-arachnoid villi
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Where in the nephron is glucose reabsorbed?

The proximal convoluted tubule. The Loop of Henle is the part of the nephron that contains the basic pathway for liquid. The liquid begins at the Bowman's capsule and then (MORE)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Is most filtrate reabsorbed into the body?

No, water and glucose are reabsorbed back into the blood in the kidneys after being filtered out in the bowmans capsule. As the filtrate travels through the kidney to the ur (MORE)
In Urinary System

What is reabsorbed into the blood at the kidney?

Nutrients the body needs ( glucose, amino acids, and other small molecules ), electrolytes ( sodium, potassium ), and water are reabsorbed into the blood at the kidney. Sodium (MORE)