2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

PHYS 613 Renal Physiology

A detailed study of the urinary system and excretory functions. Emphasize human physiology but also comparative vertebrate systems. Subject matter ranges from embryonic-anatomic level to the biochemical-pathological level. Laboratory study includes gross and microscopic anatomy, physiologic demonstrations and clinical test procedures. One three-hour laboratory a week.

Prerequisite: one course in each of chemistry, anatomy, and physiology.

Not open to students who have credit in PHYS 413 or 513.