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Reflections on renal function.

James Roper Robinson

Reflections on renal function.

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Published by Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kidneys

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP211 R6 1962
    The Physical Object
    Pagination163p.
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16862269M


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Introduction; The renal circulation; Glomerular function; Tubular function; Renal handling of water; Renal control of acid-base balance; Renal control of body fluid volumes; Adaptation and regulation of renal function. Responsibility: James R. Robinson. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Robinson, James Roper.

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iduals drinking a large amount of fluid, whereas a mild hydration deficit is not uncommon in small-fluid-volume (SFV) drinkers. Small-fluid-volume intake does not alter renal function but is associated with an increased risk of renal lithiasis and urinary tract infection.

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