Chap35_2008 - 3 How and where is urea produced 4 You should...

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Chapter 35 The Urinary System Vocabulary ammonia antidiuretic hormone bladder Bowman’s capsule collecting duct excretion filtrate filtration glomerulus hemodialysis homeostasis interstitial fluid kidney loop of Henle nephron osmoregulation renal artery renal cortex renal medulla renal pelvis renal vein tubular reabsorption tubular secretion tubule urea ureter urethra uric acid urinary system urine Things to know : 1. What types of substances are excreted by the urinary system? 2. List the 6 ways the urinary system maintains homeostasis (p.709).
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Unformatted text preview: 3. How and where is urea produced? 4. You should know the parts of the urinary system. 5. You should know the parts of a nephron. 6. You should understand the 4 processes in urine formation: filtration, tubular reabsorption, tubular secretion, concentration 7. Where does filtration take place? 8. What are the two locations where concentration takes place? 9. You should understand the action of ADH and how it controls water content of the blood. 10. What adaptation is found in the kidneys of mammals adapted to very dry environments?...
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course BIOL 1006 taught by Professor Lipscomb during the Spring '07 term at Virginia Tech.

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