Describe the structure of nephron with the help of diagram
A. Structure of the Nephron :
1. Each Nephron has basically two parts : 1. Malpighian body 2. Renal tubule
2. It consists of Bowman's capsule and bunch of fine blood capillaries called glomerulus.
3. Glomerulus develops from afferent arteriole. It gives rise to an efferent arteriole.
4. It has three parts
1. Proximal Convoluted Tubule (PCT)
2. Loop of Henle
3. 'U' shaped second or Distal Convoluted Tubule (DCT)