loop' of Hen'le

Pronunciation: (hen'lē), [key] Anat.
the part of a nephron between the proximal and distal convoluted tubules that extends, in a loop, from the cortex into the medulla of the kidney. Also called Henle's loop.

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loop knotloop stitch


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