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glossary:diuretics [2007/08/08 05:47]
Debbie Aldridge Page moved from diuretics to glossary:diuretics
glossary:diuretics [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +====== Diuretics: ======
 + ​Diuretic:​ A class of diuretic agents (e.g., furosemide, ethacrynic acid)that act by inhibiting reabsorption of sodium and chloride, not only in the proximal and distal tubules but also in Henle'​s loop. Common definition is an agent that helps the body eliminate excess fluids.
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 +===== See also: =====
 +  * [[diuretic]]
  
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