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2. Cushions

  • Perirenal fat capsule
  • Fibrous capsule
  • Renal fascia

3. Cortical nephrons are located almost entirely in the cortex

  • True
  • False

4. Hydronephrosis can cause renal failure and ________

  • Necrosis
  • Apoptosis

5. The collecting duct walls are formed by __________

  • Cuboidal epithelial cells, with luminal surfaces covered in dense microvilli
  • two cell types: the principle cells with short microvilli and incalated cuboidal cells with abundant microvilli
  • Simple squamous epithelium on the descending, and collumnar/cuboidal on the ascending
  • Cuboidal epithelial cells, which lack microvilli


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