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nbme16/Block 2/Question#49 (4.7 difficulty score)
During an experimental study of oxygen ...
Proximal tubule🔍

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The two sections of the nephron most susceptible to hypoxic conditions are the 1) proximal convoluted tubule and the 2) mTAL (medullary section of the thick ascending loop of Henle)

cassdawg  FA2020 p210 has the regions of specific organs most susceptible to hypoxic injury +  
biochemgirl22  Im thinking this is because the PCT does the most work as far as reabsorbing stuff, so probably needs the most ATP for those pumps. +