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Fluid and Electrolyte Secretion by Salivary Glands

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Salivary, Gastric, Pancreatic, and Hepatobiliary Secretion

  1. D. I. Cook1,
  2. J. A. Young2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060301

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Cook, D. I. and Young, J. A. 2011. Fluid and Electrolyte Secretion by Salivary Glands. Comprehensive Physiology. 1–23.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Physiology Department, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

  2. 2

    Physiology Department, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Sydney, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Anatomical Nomenclature
  • 2
    Two-Stage Hypothesis
  • 3
    Mechanism Of Formation of Primary Fluid
    • 3.1
      Secretion Models
    • 3.2
      Elements of Secretory Mechanism
    • 3.3
      Overview of Secretion Control
  • 4
    Ductal Electrolyte Transport
    • 4.1
      Elements of Absorptive Mechanism
    • 4.2
      Plasticity of Ductal Transport Properties
    • 4.3
      Water Permeability
    • 4.4
      Control of Ductal Transport
    • 4.5
      Overview of Ductal Electrolyte Transport
  • 5
    Appendix
    • 5.1
      Analytical Solution of Transport Model Specified in Figure 3