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Nephron buddy

I made this simple nephron outline to show where different drugs act. I found it useful to print it and write notes on the page.  
Julia Marr
over 6 years ago
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Renal Lecture: Physiology of the kidney

Physiology of the kidney  
Ana Maria Ramos
over 6 years ago
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GU and Renal

GU and renal for SW revision course  
Dr Alastair Buick
about 6 years ago
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Managing and Preventing Renal Stones

Excellent slideshow including epidemiology, evidence for management, pathophysiology and prevention.  
Mr Jamie Dunn
about 6 years ago
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DNA prostate test 'will predict deadliest cancer risk' - BBC News

DNA tests, like those for women's breast cancer, could soon be used to see which men face the highest risk of deadly prostate cancer, scientists say.  
BBC News
over 6 years ago
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Acute Renal Failure Explained Clearly | 2 of 3

Understand Acute Renal Failure (also called acute kidney injury) with this clear explanation from Dr. Seheult.  
YouTube
over 6 years ago
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Acute Renal Failure Explained Clearly

Understand Acute Renal Failure (also called acute kidney injury) with this clear explanation from Dr. Seheult.  
YouTube
over 6 years ago
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Nephron Function Tutorial

This tutorial explores the function of the nephron, in particular: Filtration, Reabsorption, Secretion and Excretion.  
YouTube
over 6 years ago
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Control of GFR

This tutorial discusses how the afferent and efferent arterioles of the nephron can be constricted and dilated to control the Glomerular Filtration Rate.  
YouTube
over 6 years ago
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A case of renal failure

Medical Protection Society Website  
medicalprotection.org
over 6 years ago
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Diabetes Insipidus

 
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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Cervical Cancer and CIN

When we talk about cervical cancer, we are normally referring to squamous cell carcinoma.   Cervical cancer is a bit complicated. There are normal physiological changes that occur to the cervix, as well as pre-cancerous changes, and cervical cancer itself, which can alter the appearance and histology of the cervix.   Normal physiological changes  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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Hysterectomy

Three types of operation: Abdominal – TAH – Total Abdominal Hysterectomy This is the most common form of surgery performed in the UK Vaginal – VH – Vaginal HyesterectomyLaparoscopic – LAVH – Laparoscopically assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease - PID

This is an inflammatory condition (often secondary to infection), affecting any part of the higher female reproductive system, e.g.; uterus, fallopian tubes, ovaries. Salpingitis – this term is sometimes used interchangeably with PID, but technically only refers to inflammation in the fallopian tubes. Endometritis   Risk factors STD: Young age (16-24)  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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Retroverted Uterus

The normal position of the uterus is anteverted. In this position, the uterus is concave on the side of the bladder, and bends round to sit just above and behind the bladder.   In a retroverted uterus, the uterus instead bends ‘backwards’ so that the concave side is posterior. About 20-30% of women have a retroverted uterus.   Clinical features  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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Basic Renal Physiology

Cortical nephrons make up 85% of nephrons. Juxtamedullary nephrons make up 15% of nephrons.  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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Control of Renal Function

 
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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RCC - Renal Cell Carcinoma

Renal Cell carcinoma (RCC) This is an adenocarcinoma These arise from the proximal tubular epithelium. The tumours are highly vascular, and microscopically, they will appear as large cells with clear cytoplasm. Haemorrhage within the kidney gives it a classic surface of mixed golden yellow with red.   Epidemiology They are the most common renal carcinoma in adults.  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)

 
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago
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Chronic Kidney Disease (Chronic Renal Failure)

 
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 6 years ago