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Problem: Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the cortical nephrons?a. Their nephron loop is closely wrapped with vasa recta.b. Cortical nephrons form the majority of nephrons in the kidney.c. The efferent arteriole of the cortical nephrons supplies the peritubular capillaries.d. Cortical nephrons have a short nephron loop.

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Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the cortical nephrons?

a. Their nephron loop is closely wrapped with vasa recta.

b. Cortical nephrons form the majority of nephrons in the kidney.

c. The efferent arteriole of the cortical nephrons supplies the peritubular capillaries.

d. Cortical nephrons have a short nephron loop.

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