What does GFR mean in Physiology?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand GFR in the Medical field in general and in the Physiology terminology in particular.

Glomerular Filtration Rate

Medical » Physiology


Find a translation for GFR in other languages:

Select another language:


What does GFR mean?

Glomerular Filtration Rate
The volume of water filtered out of plasma through glomerular capillary walls into Bowman's capsules per unit of time. It is considered to be equivalent to INULIN clearance.

see more on Definitions.net»


Discuss this GFR abbreviation with the community:


Use the citation below to add this abbreviation to your bibliography:


"GFR." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Nov. 2015. <http://www.abbreviations.com/term/38261>.