The countercurrent mechanism consists of
The ascending limb is also called ______ and actively transports ________
Solution moving thru the descending limb _____ moves out thru ____ to higher _____concentration in interstitium
At the bottom of the nephron loop the concentration of the solution is up to ____ which is a _____solution
Solution moves up the ascending limb and active transport proteins also called called ______co-transport electrolytes into interstitium.
The active transport proteins use ___; the solutes leaving ascending limb cause solution to be____ concentrated
Overall path through nephron loop (6 steps)