Urinary system

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Urinary system
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2010-11-02 08:28:56
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  1. once filtrate enters the ureters is called
    urin
  2. the fluid that enters the kidneys is called
    flitrate
  3. blood filters are
    • spleen: filters pathogens, bacteria, virus, organizms desined to hurt us.
    • kidneys: filters toxins and waiste
    • liver: filters the nutrients that comes through our digestive system.
  4. 4 ways your body gets rid of waist?
    • 1. urination
    • 2. Excretion
    • 3. Defication
    • 4. respiration
  5. The nephron is located in the renal cortex, renal medulla, or both?
    Both.
  6. the colecting duct in the nephron empties into the
    minor calyx
  7. women get more kidney infections than men because ?
    their urethra is shorter.
  8. Filtrate flows from bowman's capsule to the proximal convoluted tubule to the ? to the distal convoluted tubule.
    loop of henle.
  9. The minor calyces empty into the major calyces
    which empty into the ? wich empties into the ureter.
    Renal Pelvis.
  10. The kidney is responsible for filtering the ? of the ?
    • 1. Blood
    • 2. toxins and waste.
  11. The vessel that transports urine from the kidney
    to the bladder is called the
    Ureter

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