What is filtrate?

Some articles on filtrate:

Proximal Convoluted Tubule - Absorption
... The proximal tubule regulates the pH of the filtrate by exchanging hydrogen ions in the interstitium for bicarbonate ions in the filtrate it is also ... Fluid in the filtrate entering the proximal convoluted tubule is reabsorbed into the peritubular capillaries ... Substance % of filtrate reabsorbed Comments salt and water approximately two-thirds Much of the mass movement of water and solutes occurs through the cells, passively across the lumenal membrane ...
Nephron - Functions
... Fluid in the filtrate entering the proximal convoluted tubule is reabsorbed into the peritubular capillaries, including approximately two-thirds of the filtered salt and water and all ... It begins in the cortex, receiving filtrate from the proximal convoluted tubule, extends into the medulla as the descending limb, and then returns to the cortex as the ascending limb to empty into the ... As the filtrate descends deeper into the hypertonic interstitium of the renal medulla, water flows freely out of the descending limb by osmosis until the tonicity of the filtrate and interstitium ...
Fernald Preserve - Production Facilities - Plant 8
... Uranium in the filtrate was sent to a precipitation tank and precipitated with ammonium hydroxide (NH4OH), in presence of phosphoric acid to form UAP (uranyl ... The filter cake was dropped to a drumming station, and the filtrate was pumped to one of two new agitated precipitation tanks ... Each of these tanks contained a heat exchanger to heat the filtrate to 200 °F ...
Glycosuria - Pathophysiology
... The Bowman's capsule surrounds each glomerulus, and collects the filtrate that the glomerulus forms ... The filtrate contains waste products (e.g ... The filtrate passes into the renal tubules of the kidney ...
Reabsorption
... reabsorption is the flow of glomerular filtrate from the proximal tubule of the nephron into the peritubular capillaries, or from the urine into the blood ... Thus, the glomerular filtrate becomes more concentrated, which is one of the steps in forming urine ... leaving the proximal tubule is the same as that of the initial glomerular filtrate ...

More definitions of "filtrate":

  • (noun): The product of filtration; a gas or liquid that has been passed through a filter.