The WikiDoc Living Textbook of Kidney and Urologic Diseases

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Click Here For A Complete Listing Of All Chapters In The Living Textbook Of Kidney And Urologic Disease In Alphabetical Order[edit]

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KIDNEY EMBRYOLOGY[edit]

Pronephros | Mesonephros | Metanephros | Ureteric bud | Nephron | Collecting system | Vasculature

KIDNEY ANATOMY[edit]

A. Nephron[edit]

i) Glomerulus: Podocytes | Endothelial cells | Mesangial cells | Glomerular basement membrane | Bowman capsule

ii) Juxtaglomerular Apparatus: Juxtaglomerular granular cells | Extraglomerular mesangium | Macula densa

iii) Proximal Tubule: Pars convoluta | Pars recta

iv) Loop of Henle: Descending loop | Thick Ascending Limb | Thin Ascending Limb

v) Distal Convoluted Tubule[edit]

vi) Connecting Tubule[edit]

B. Collecting Ducts[edit]

Cortical Collecting Duct | Outer Medullary Collecting Duct | Inner Medullary Collecting Duct

C. Interstitium[edit]

Medullary Interstitium | Cortical Interstitium

D. Lymphatics[edit]

E. Vasculature[edit]

F. Innervation[edit]

RENAL PHYSIOLOGY[edit]

A. Renal Blood Flow

B. Glomerular Ultrafiltration: Determinants of Glomerular Ultrafiltration | Regulation of Glomerular Ultrafiltration

C. Blood Pressure Regulation

D. Markers of Glomerular Function: Renal Clearance | Inulin clearance | Creatinine clearance | Cockroft-Gault Formula | Urea | Cystatin C | Other biomarkers

E. Markers of tubular function and Damage: LDH | Kim-1

KIDNEY PATHOLOGY[edit]

PROCEDURES[edit]

Anatomy and Physiology[edit]

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Embryology[edit]

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Disease States[edit]

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Congenital Disease States[edit]

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Pharmacotherapy[edit]

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Surgery[edit]

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