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1

Kidney

Removes water, salts and urea from the bloodstream to form urine

2

Renal vein

Carries filtered blood from the kidneys to the heart

3

Ureter

Tubes which carry urine from the kidney to the bladder

4

Renal artery

Carries blood from the body to the kidneys to be filtered

5

Bladder

Stores urine until it can be released from the body

6

Uretha

Takes urine from the bladder to outside the body

7

What are the three excretory organs?

Skin
Lungs
Kidneys

8

What are the products of excretion

Carbon dioxide
Water
Salts
Urea

9

What is excreted from the skin

Water
Salts