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During excretion of urea there is also a corresponding re-absorption of wat...


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During excretion of urea there is also a corresponding re-absorption of water into the blood. This re-absorption takes place in the

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A) uriniferous tubules

B) Bowman's capsule

C) glomerulus

D) malpighian capsule

E) renal artery

Explanation:

The uriniferous tubule is the functional unit of the kidney, composed of a long convoluted portion (nephron) and an intrarenal collecting duct, through which renal filtrate from the renal corpuscle flows and is changed to urine by reabsorption and secretion.


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  • The uriniferous tubule is the functional unit of the kidney, composed of a long convoluted portion (nephron) and an intrarenal collecting duct, through which renal filtrate from the renal corpuscle flows and is changed to urine by reabsorption and secretion.

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