12 Physiology 5

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12 Physiology 5
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2015-08-25 00:35:04
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  1. Urinary system
    • 1 kidney
    • 2 ureter
    • 3 bladder
    • 4 urethra
    • 5 urination
  2. Chronic Renal Failure
    Causes (2)
    Symptoms (6)
    • Causes
    • Diabetes,
    • Hypertension
    • Symptoms
    • – Neurological system
    • – Gastrointestinal system
    • – Blood-forming system
    • – Pulmonary system
    • – Cardiovascular system
    • – Skin
  3. Basic Renal Functions (5)
    • WATER AND ION BALANCE ***'
    • EXCRETION
    • – Metabolites
    • – Foreign chemicals
    • REGULATION OF BLOOD PRESSURE ***
    • – Sodium balance
    • – Renin-angiotensin system
    • REGULATION OF RED BLOOD CELL PRODUCTION
    • – Erythropoietin (EPO)
    • REGULATION OF VITAMIN D ACTIVITY

    ( *** examinable)
  4. Kidney structure
    • 1 renal cortex
    • 2 renal medulla
    • 3 ureter
  5. The Blood Supply to the Kidneys
    • 1 renal artery
    • 2 renal vein
    • 3 cortex
    • 4 medulla
    • 5 glomerulus
    • 6 afferent neurons
    • 7 cortical nephron
    • 8 juxtamedullary nephron
  6. Renal Corpuscle
    • 1 capsular space
    • 2 glomerular capillary
    • 3 where blood enters

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