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Flashcards in EXCRECTION Deck (15):
1

WHERE IS THE BLADDER

it is above the URETHRA and has tubes connecting called the URETER

2

WHERE ARE THE KIDNEYS

they are conected through arteries and have tubes called the URETER coming out of them

3

WHERE IS THE URETER

they are 2 tubes that carry the urien in them from the kidney to the bladder

4

WHERE IS THE URETHRA

it is below the bladder and releases the stored urine

5

WHAT IS IN THE BOWMAN'S CAPSULE

GLOMERRULUSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS

6

P............. C..................... TUBULE

the proximal convoluted tubule

7

D........... C................ TUBULE

the distal convoluted tubule

8

L..... of H.........

looooop of henleeeeeeeee

9

C................ D...........

collecting duct

10

EACH KIDNEY CONTAINS THOUSANDS OF .................... WHICH FILTER THE BLOOD

nephrons

11

IF THE COLLECTING DUCT IS MORE PERMEABLE TO THE WATER THEN

more needs to be reasorbed

12

IF THE COLLECTING DUCT IS LESS PERMEABLE TO THE WATER THEN

less needs to be reasorbed

13

WHAT HAPPENS IN THE COLLECTING DUCT

urine passes through and water is reabsorbed back into the blood

14

URINE CONTAINS..............

water, urea and ions

15

2 JOBS THE KIDNEYS HAVE ARE

-control water balanced (OSMOREGULATION)
-removing waste urea from the blood