Anatomy of the Urinary System
The urinary system has ____ kidneys, _____ ureters, and _____ bladder.
Describe the shape, weight and location of the adult kidney.
The ____glands are located on top of each kidney.
Describe the three layers of protective tissue that surround the kidney.
A vertical cross section shows what three regions inside the kidney?
The _____ is a continuous outer region with several cortical columns.
The renal medulla is divided into sections called _____.
Describe the renal pelvis.
Label blood supply to and within the kidney. Make any notes/comments here.
Trace the flow of blood through the vessels of the kidney from renal artery into the
glomerulus and back to the renal vein.