Renal Medullary Microcirculation 447
Thomas L. Pallone, Janos Pittner, and Whaseon Lee-Kwon Introduction
Tubular Vascular Relationships in the Renal Medulla Countercurrent Exchange and Transport Properties Vasoactivity of DVR
Medullary Oxygen Tension and Perfusion of the Medulla The Importance of Medullary Blood Flow and Nitric Oxide in Hypertension
Renal Cortical Microcirculation 455
William J. Welch Introduction
Control of Renal Cortical Microvascular Resistance Vascular Resistance in Transplanted Kidneys Summary
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