Tubular Factors in the Development of Extra-renal Azotæmia


IN Nature of March 5, Gomori, Balint and Harsing1 presented the results of an investigation into urea excretion under conditions of dehydration in the rabbit and demonstrated the significant fall in the ratio urea clearance to glomerular filtration-rate.


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    Gomori, P., Balint, P., and Harshing, L., Nature, 163, 364 (1949).

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KENNEY, R. Tubular Factors in the Development of Extra-renal Azotæmia. Nature 163, 952 (1949). https://doi.org/10.1038/163952a0

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