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Which of the following changes tends to increase peritubular capillary fluid reabsorption? :



A Inc Efferent arteriolar resistance

B Decrease Efferent arteriolar resistance

C Increase afferent arteriolar resistance

D Decrease afferent arteriolar resistance

Ans. A Inc Efferent arteriolar resistance

Increased Efferent arteriolar resistance will lead to more filtration and lower pressure in peritubular capillaries around the nephron, leading to more reabsorption.

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