URINARY SYSTEM

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URINARY SYSTE M﷯﷯﷯ ﷯﷯﷯


 
  
Created Dec 2, 2009
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jennysupinger

 

 
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KIDNEY
 
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FILTRATE
 
FLUID EXTRACTED BY THE EXCRETORY SYSTEM FROM THE BLOOD OR BODY CAVITY. THE EXCRETORY SYSTEM...
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REFINING FILTRATE
 
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RENAL ARTERY
 
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RENAL VEIN
 
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URETER
 
A DUCT THAT CONVEYS URINE FROM THE KIDNEY TO THE URINARY BLADDER
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URINARY BLADDER
 
POUCH WHERE URINE IS STORED PRIOR TO ELIMINATION
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URETHRA
 
A DUCT THAT CONVEYS URINE FROM THE URINARY BLADDER TO THE OUTSIDE. IN MALE THE URETHRA ALSON...
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RENAL CORTEX
 
THE OUTER PORTION OF THE VERTEBRATE KIDNEY
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RENAL MEDULLA
 
THE INNER PORTION OF THE VERTEBRATE KIDNEY, BENETH THE RENAL CORTEX
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NEPHRONS (CORTICAL AND JUZTAMEDUALLLRY)
 
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BOWMANS CAPSULE
 
A CUP SHAPED SWELLING ATH THE RECEIVING END OF A NEPHRON IN THE VERTEBRATE KIDNEY; COLLECTS...
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TUBULE ( PROXIMAL, LOOP OF HENLE  (DESCENDING AND ASCENDING), DISTAL )
 
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COLLECTING DUCT
 
A TUBE IN THE VERTEBRATE KIDNEY THAT CONCENTRATES URINE WHILE CONVEYING IT TO THE RENAL PELVIS
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GLOMERULUS
 
IN THE VERTEBRATE KIDNEY, THE PART OF THE NEPHRON CONSISTING OF THE CAPILLARIES THAT ARE SURROUNDED...
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FILTRATION
 
IN THE VERTEBRATE KIDNEY, THE EXTRACTION OF WATER AND SMALL SOLUTES, INCLUDING METABOLIC WASTES,...
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REABSORPTION
 
IN THE VERTEBRATE KIDNEY , THE RECLAIMING OF WATER AND VALUABLE SOLUTES FROM THE FILTRATE.
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SECRETION
 
1) THE DISCHARGE OF MOLECULES SYNTHESIZED BY A CELL, 2) IN THE VERTEBRATE  KIDNEY, THE...
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EXCRETION
 
THE DISPOSAL OF NITROGEN- CONTAINING METABOLIC WASTES.
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ANTIDIURETIC HORMONE (ADH)
 
A HORMONE MADE BY THE HYPOTHALMUS AND SECRETED BY THE POSTERIOR PITUITARY THAT PROMOTES WATER...
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DIALYSIS
 
SEPARATION AND DISPOSAL OF METABOLIC WASTES FROM THE BLOOD BY MECHANICAL MEANS; AN ARTIFICIAL...


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