Flashcards in Urinary system Deck (9)
The urinary system functions to keep the body in homeostasis by controlling what?
the composition and volume in blood.
the Kidneys secret selected wastes to...
Help control pH in blood
helps control blood pressure by secreting renin
synthesis of Vitamin D
The urinary system conatins
1 Urinary Bladder
what transports urine from collecting system to major calyces?
What transports urine from the minor calyces to the renal pelvis?
Renal Artery, _______, Interlobar arteries, ______, ______, afferent arterioles, Glomerulus, _______, peritubular capillaries, _____, cortical radiate veins, ______, ______, Renal veins
Segmental artery, arcuate arteries, cortical radiate arteries, efferent arterioles, venules, arcuate veins, interlobar veins
another word for Glomerular capsule?
loop of henle