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Term:
tubuloglomerular feedback (GO:0003098)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
negative regulation of glomerular filtration +   
positive regulation of glomerular filtration  
pressure natriuresis +   
regulation of blood volume by renal aldosterone  
regulation of glomerular filtration +   
tubuloglomerular feedback 
The process in which blood volume is regulated due to a change in the rate of glomerular filtration. This is accomplished by a feedback mechanism that senses changes in the juxtaglomerular apparatus.

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Xrefs: Wikipedia:Tubuloglomerular_feedback
Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_cardio

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