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What is the daily volume of glomerular filtrate in adult male and female?

(a) 50 liter in male and 90 liters in females

(b) 120 liter in male and 130 liters in females

(c) 180 liter in male and 150 liters in females

(d) 180 liter in male and 180 liters in females

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The correct answer is (c) 180 liter in male and 150 liters in females

The explanation: Average glomerular filtrate is 180 liter in male and 150 liters in female daily. More than 99% of the filtrate returns to the blood by tubular reabsorption and only 1-2 liter is excreted as urine.

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