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Kidney Tubules, Proximal
The renal tubule portion that extends from the BOWMAN CAPSULE in the KIDNEY CORTEX into the KIDNEY MEDULLA. The proximal tubule consists of a convoluted proximal segment in the cortex, and a distal straight segment descending into the medulla where it forms the U-shaped LOOP OF HENLE.
The numerical value of kidney tubules, proximal in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of kidney tubules, proximal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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