The capillary loops of the kidney that normally function as a filtration unit[MP]. [ http://www.gudmap.org/About/Tutorial/DevMUS.html#DMK_Nephron http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glomerulus MP : 0005325 ]

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definition
  • The capillary loops of the kidney that normally function as a filtration unit[MP].
development notes
  • ...Soon afterwards, endothelial cells invade to make a capillary knot-like outgrowth, the glomerular tuft, which goes on to form the glomerulus
has related synonym
  • glomerular capillary tuft
  • glomerulus
id
  • UBERON:0005749