autoregulation

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Noun1.autoregulation - (physiology) processes that maintain a generally constant physiological state in a cell or organismautoregulation - (physiology) processes that maintain a generally constant physiological state in a cell or organism
physiology - the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
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In healthy kidneys, the renal autoregulation mechanisms maintain a balance of level of renal blood flow and glomerular pressure.
In the healthy kidney, renal autoregulation maintains a constant level of renal blood flow and intraglomerular capillary pressure despite fluctuations in systemic BP between 80 and 170 mm Hg (10).
Disturbances in renal autoregulation and the susceptibility to hypertension-induced chronic kidney disease.