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Descriptor English: Glomerular Filtration Barrier
Descriptor Spanish: Barrera de Filtración Glomerular
Descriptor Portuguese: Barreira de Filtração Glomerular
Descriptor French: Barrière de filtration glomérulaire
Entry term(s): Barrier, Glomerular Filtration
Barriers, Glomerular Filtration
Filtration Barrier, Glomerular
Filtration Barriers, Glomerular
Glomerular Filtration Barriers
Tree number(s): A05.810.453.324.359.372
A05.810.453.736.520.372
A07.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060730
Scope note: A specialized barrier in the kidney, consisting of the fenestrated CAPILLARY ENDOTHELIUM; GLOMERULAR BASEMENT MEMBRANE; and glomerular epithelium (PODOCYTES). The barrier prevents the filtration of PLASMA PROTEINS.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Kidney Glomerulus (1975-2011)
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
DeCS ID: 54416
Unique ID: D060730
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Glomerular Filtration Barrier - Preferred
Concept UI M0555122
Scope note A specialized barrier in the kidney, consisting of the fenestrated CAPILLARY ENDOTHELIUM; GLOMERULAR BASEMENT MEMBRANE; and glomerular epithelium (PODOCYTES). The barrier prevents the filtration of PLASMA PROTEINS.
Preferred term Glomerular Filtration Barrier
Entry term(s) Barrier, Glomerular Filtration
Barriers, Glomerular Filtration
Filtration Barrier, Glomerular
Filtration Barriers, Glomerular
Glomerular Filtration Barriers



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