Secretion/La secreción

Secretion/La secreción


This lesson will describe in detail the process of secretion in the formation of urine.

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En esta lección vamos a hablar del proceso de secreción y su papel en la formación de la orina.

Terms to Know
  • Tubular Secretion

    The third step in urine formation which is the process of secreting materials (wastes, acids) from peritubular capillaries into the nephron that weren’t filtered at the glomerulus.

  • Urination

    A reflex that occurs when the urinary bladder fills to capacity and is stimulated to empty itself.