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Relationship of renal ammonia production and potassium homeostasis

Kidney International

Jun 1, 1977

R L Tannen

PMID: 17763

Abstract

Renal ammonia production appears to be intimately related to potassium homeostasis, and the two may comprise the components of a closed loop regulatory system. Studies with both intact organisms and in vitro systems indicate that potassium depletion stimulates and chronic potassium-load...read more

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Metabolic Process, Cellular
Urine
Entire Medulla Oblongata
Potassium
Potassium Depletion
Renal Tubule Structure
Kidney
Medulla
Entire Renal Tubule
Structure of Cortex of Kidney
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Relationship of renal ammonia production and potassium homeostasis

Kidney International

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R L Tannen

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Abstract

Renal ammonia production appears to be intimately related to potassium homeostasis, and the two may comprise the components of a closed loop regulatory system. Studies with both intact organisms and in vitro systems indicate that potassium depletion stimulates and chronic potassium-load...read more

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Metabolic Process, Cellular
Urine
Entire Medulla Oblongata
Potassium
Potassium Depletion
Renal Tubule Structure
Kidney
Medulla
Entire Renal Tubule
Structure of Cortex of Kidney

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