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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.


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