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Descriptor English: Glomerular Filtration Rate
Descriptor Spanish: Tasa de Filtración Glomerular
Descriptor Portuguese: Taxa de Filtração Glomerular
Descriptor French: Débit de filtration glomérulaire
Entry term(s): Filtration Rate, Glomerular
Filtration Rates, Glomerular
Glomerular Filtration Rates
Rate, Glomerular Filtration
Rates, Glomerular Filtration
Tree number(s): E01.370.390.400.300
G08.852.357
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005919
Scope note: The volume of water filtered out of plasma through glomerular capillary walls into Bowman's capsules per unit of time. It is considered to be equivalent to INULIN clearance.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 66
History Note: 66(65)
DeCS ID: 6063
Unique ID: D005919
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Glomerular Filtration Rate - Preferred
Concept UI M0009298
Scope note The volume of water filtered out of plasma through glomerular capillary walls into Bowman's capsules per unit of time. It is considered to be equivalent to INULIN clearance.
Preferred term Glomerular Filtration Rate
Entry term(s) Filtration Rate, Glomerular
Filtration Rates, Glomerular
Glomerular Filtration Rates
Rate, Glomerular Filtration
Rates, Glomerular Filtration



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