nephron - loop of henle

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loop of henle

water absorption in this section is not coupled with solute absorption


__________ permeability changes dramatically here

descending loop of henle, water, water

permeable to ______ but not to solutes, so _______ is reabsorbed here

medulla, solutes

as it descends into the ________ deeper the surrounding tissue gets more and more concentrated with ________

water, passively

draws ________ out __________

ascending loop of henle, solutes

permeable to ________ but not water


________ was concentrated by the descending loop as it ascending since water can't move salt does passively

Na, k, Cl

___, ___, and ___ reabsorbed in this area

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