Flashcards in Week 4 Urinary System Deck (14):
Define filtration and where it happens
Absorbing the nutrients and happens in the bowl and capsual
Filtration happens separation from solids and fluids
Kidney where is the outside and inside called ?
Outerside is renal cortex
Inside renal medulla
Function of kidney ?
Cleanses blood and produces urine
Produces erythropoietin to stimulate rbc
Adh and aldosterone hormone
Blood processing units which carry out the process that form urine collecting duct collect fluid and carries from nephrons to the renal pelvis
Ureter where is it what does it do ?
Carries urine from the kidney to the bladder
With peristalsis contraction of muscles
Shaped like a funnel to help expand contains smooth elastic muscle to help
What blood vessels go through the bowmans capsual
Afferent goes in efferent goes out
Where is the nutrients absorbed through the urinary system ?
In the proximal comuluted tuble
Where water glucose ions amino acids and vitamins and absorbed back to the body
Adh? What is it and function
It's a hormone released to stop dehydration it works in the collecting duct and draws water back into the body
Hormone released by adrenal cortext maintains blood volume and bp by absorbing salt and water follows salt
Reflex to empty bladder
What is niddm and iddm?
1- no insulin dependant
2 insulin dependant