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The glomeruli (say "gluh-MAIR-yuh-lee") are tiny blood vessels in
the kidneys. They help move blood across the membrane of the kidney to
filter wastes from the bloodstream.
Current as of:
May 8, 2013
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Tushar J. Vachharajani, MD, FASN, FACP - Nephrology
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