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2. Each nephron consists of the renal corpuscle and a renal ________

  • Tubule
  • Tunnel

3. The tubule has 3 main parts, the proximal convoluted tubule, the distal convoluted tubule and __________

  • The collecting duct
  • The loop of henle
  • The bowman's capsule

4. The walls of the proximal convoluted tubule are formed by _________

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

5. The endothelium of the glomerular capillaries is _________

  • Fenestrated
  • Striped


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