Diseases of the Nephron
Diseases of the Nephron

Diseases of the Nephron

by Carlo Raj, MD

Get ready for your exams with Dr. Carlo Raj!

Dr. Carlo Raj is an expert in preparing clinical students for their board exams in internal medicine and will provide you with high-yield lectures helping you to understand the essentials of Renal Pathology.

Learn with high quality video lectures, interactive quiz questions, topic reviews, clinical pearls and mnemonics. Our goal is to stop you from mindlessly memorizing facts and encourage a deeper understanding of the relevant concepts in Renal Pathology. With Lecturio experts, you can easily solve clinical vignettes for USMLE Step 2 or your NBME Shelf exam after completing your clinical rotation in internal medicine.

This course covers all exam-relevant topics:

  • Renal Patho-Embyrology
  • Horseshoe Kidney
  • Renal Blood Flow
  • Creatinine
  • Proximal Convoluted Tubule
  • Distal Convoluted Tubule
  • Collecting Duct
  • Extracellular Fluid
  • Dehydration
  • Fluid Regulation and Electrolyte Balance
  • IV Fluids
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Chemical Dipsticks
  • Tubulointerstitial Disease
  • Nephrolithiasis
Start learning today!

Course Details

  • Videos 22
  • Duration 3:05 h
  • Quiz questions 109
  • Concept Pages 9


Your Educators of course Diseases of the Nephron

 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

Dr. Carlo Raj is a Physician and Lecturer at Becker’s Healthcare, in Illinois, USA, and the CEO and founder of Indus Intellect Virtual MedEd, a medical education consulting company.
He obtained his MD from Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and is an international lecturer and public speaker.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Raj teaches courses on Pathology.

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By Eugenia Fiammetta R. on 28. May 2022 for Diseases of the Nephron

Amazing!!!! Thank you Dr Raj. Please keep his pathology series and also the associated physiology review.

useful stuff.
By S C. on 21. August 2021 for Proximal Convoluted Tubule (PCT): Proximal Convoluted Tubular Mechanics

very useful lecture. The graph is very informative and helps one understand renal physiology.

I love Dr Raj's passion and teaching skills!!
By Federico P. on 20. January 2021 for Distal Convoluted Tubule (DCT): Bartter and Gitelman Syndrome

I think that Dr Raj is simply amazing because he has the ability to make even the most intricated concepts clear and easy to understand!

really enjoyed this one
By majdee M. on 22. December 2020 for Diseases of the Nephron

great lecture series thanks a loot, helped me to truly understand the things going on in the nephron plus some pharma and great pathology overview ,highly recommended