Posted by roger
wow!! you looked that up if not props to you
I know the concepts, but researched the details (basically I couldn't remember where in the nephron water reabsorption took place and I didn't know name of urobilin)
I want to make a comment on this
Posted by hotrodttt
If your pee is clear, then Hydration is near.
As a scientist it is a bit of pet peeve of mine that people do not understand the difference between clear vs. turbid and coloured vs. colourless.
The colour of pee has nothing to do with it being clear or not. Look at the attached pictures. The first three are all clear, but some are coloured. If a liquid is not clear, it is turbid as shown in the fourth picture.
Turbid urine is caused by a number of things such as bacteria (which shouldn't be in your urine, unless you have an infection. i.e. normal urine is sterile), white/red blood cells, fat or phosphates (which tend to form crystals or precipitates with metal ions.