Results for: Reabsorbing

In Care of Rabbits

What does it mean for a rabbit to reabsorb her litter?

Answer . this is essentially an abortion but very early in the process of pregnancy so she resorbs the unborn kits- nothing is expelled externally- her body absorbs the nut ( Full Answer )
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 ( Full Answer )
In Frogs

Why does a frog reabsorb its tail?

When a tadpole is developing into a frog, it goes through the Froglett stage. This is when the tail of the froglet disappears from the back of the froglett to form a tiny li ( Full Answer )
In Capillaries

The capillaries of what reabsorb cerebral spinal fluid?

Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is resorbed via the arachnoid villi and granulations within the subarachnoid space would be, I think, the best answer. Arachnoid fibers extend down w ( Full Answer )
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 ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Are amino acids reabsorbed by active transport?

In the gut, amino acids are absorbed from the small intestine into the blood by active transport.. However, if you are referring to amino acids being reabsorbed in the kidney ( Full Answer )
In Kidneys

How are NaCl and water reabsorbed in proximal tubule?

Mitochondria are needed in order to supply the energy for the active transport of sodium ions out of the cells in the proximal tubule to create a concentration gradient whic ( Full Answer )
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 ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What does blood reabsorb from the nephrons?

Glucose and some ions and water are the main substances that diffuse (or are actively transported) across the nephron, into the blood.
In Men's Health

How does a mans body reabsorb sperm?

The sperm cells are stored in the epididymis, and if they are not moved on to the vas deferens, they are disintegrated.
In Botany or Plant Biology

The proximal convoluted tubules reabsorb what percentage of filtered water?

The largest amount of solute and water reabsorption from filtered fluid occurs in the proximal convoluted tubules, which reabsorb 65% of the filtered water, Na + , and K + ; ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Cerebrospinal fluid reabsorbed?

arachnoid granulations Normally the pressure of the CSF is higher than that of the venous system, so CSF flows through the arachnoid villi and granulations into the blood.
In Menstruation

Is the unfertilized egg reabsorbed by the fallopian tube?

No it cannot, because it is not a somatic cell (typical epithelial). Egg is a gamete, that has a haploid DNA, haploid means only half of whats needed for a baby, the other hal ( Full Answer )
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

Why is glucose completely reabsorbed?

Glucose is usually completely reabsorbed because there is a plentiful supply of carrier proteins for it
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What structure of the nephron reabsorbs the most substance?

The Proximal Convoluted Tubule absorbs the most. It reabsorbs 65% filtered water, Na+ and K+, 100 % of most filtered organic solutes such as glucose and amino acids, 50% of ( Full Answer )
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 ( Full Answer )
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 ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Does the body reabsorb sweat?

To a small degree yes, but even if you took a bath or shower your body would absorb some of the water you used.
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 ( Full Answer )
In Health

Why does the body need to reabsorb more water?

Water needs to be reabsorbed when the body is dehydrated and needs to replenish its water level. Anti diuretic hormone stimulated the reabsorption of water from waste products ( Full Answer )