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08-18-2011
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how to calculate GFR

how to calculate GFR if we r given: oncotic and hydrostatic pressures of bowman's capsule, glomerular capillary and coefficient of filtration.

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10-24-2011
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 Originally Posted by laurier how to calculate GFR if we r given: oncotic and hydrostatic pressures of bowman's capsule, glomerular capillary and coefficient of filtration.
its quite simple
gfr =k (hydrostatic pressures of glomerular capillary -hydrostatic pressures bowman's capsule _ - (oncotic bowmen- oncotic glomeular)

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