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1

Endothelium in PCT

Simple cuboidal
Brush border

2

Endothelium in thin LOH

Simple squamous

3

Endothelium in thick ascending LOH

Simple cuboidal

4

Endothelium in DCT

Simple cuboidal
No brush border

5

Medullary rays

Collecting tubules and CDs in bundles running perpendicular to surface

6

Endothelium in CD

Simple cuboidal

7

Which part is sensitive to ADH

CD

8

JGA

Part of DCT that contacts its own glomerulus
Macula densa + JG cells + Extraglomerular mesangial cells

9

Macula densa

In DCT near afferent arteriole
Taller, intesnsely stained
Sense ion composition in DCT

10

JG cells

Smooth muscle cells in afferent arteriole
Secrete renin

11

Extraglomerular mesangial cells

Outside corpuscle, function unknown

12

Lining of collecting parts

Urothelium
Umbrella cells

13

Endothelium in female urethra

Urothelium then stratified squamous

14

Endothelium in male urethra

Transitional
Membranous urethra: stratified columnar
Spongy urethra: stratified columnar and squamous

15

Composition of prostate

Tubulo-alveolar glands lined by simple columnar secretory epithelium, fibromuscular stroma