Kidney Disease

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Nephrology/Kidney Disease/Renal medicine

The function of the kidney is to filter the blood plasma; maintain the volume, pressure and composition of the blood; regulate osomolarity of body fluids; maintain acid-base balance; excretion of wastes; secrete renin (blood pressure control and electrolyte balance); secrete erythropoietin; synthesising calcitriol; detoxify free radicals

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