Renal column

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Renal column
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Kidney
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Details
Latin columnae renales
System Urinary system
Identifiers
Gray's p.1221
Dorlands
/Elsevier
c_48/12251193
TA A08.1.01.019
FMA FMA:74029
Anatomical terminology

The renal column (or Bertin column, or column of Bertin) is a medullary extension of the renal cortex in between the renal pyramids. It allows the cortex to be better anchored.

Each column consists of lines of blood vessels and urinary tubes and a fibrous material.

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- "Urinary System: neonatal kidney"