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Control of Sodium Excretion: An Integrative Approach

Handbook of Physiology, Renal Physiology

  1. Franklyn G. Knox1,
  2. Joey P. Granger2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp080121

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Knox, F. G. and Granger, J. P. 2011. Control of Sodium Excretion: An Integrative Approach. Comprehensive Physiology. 927–967.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota

  2. 2

    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Intrarenal Hemodynamic Control of Sodium Excretion
    • 1.1
      Effects of Peritubular Starling Forces on Sodium Excretion
    • 1.2
      Effects of Medullary Blood Flow on Sodium Excretion
    • 1.3
      Effects of Renal Perfusion Pressure on Sodium Excretion
  • 2
    Neural Control of Sodium Excretion
    • 2.1
      Sodium Intake and Body Fluid Volumes
    • 2.2
      Low-Pressure Baroreceptors
    • 2.3
      Renal Sympathetic Nerve Activity
  • 3
    Hormonal Control of Sodium Excretion
    • 3.1
      Renin–Angiotensin–Aldosterone System
    • 3.2
      Renal Prostaglandin System
    • 3.3
      Renal Kallikrein–Kinin System
    • 3.4
      Natriuretic Hormone
    • 3.5
      Atrial Natriuretic Peptide
  • 4
    Summary