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Unformatted text preview: Arteries Celiac Trunk Superior Mesenteric Inferior Mesenteric Hepatic Portal System Spleen Lymph organ (Intraperitoneal) Filters blood: removes aged RBCs and blood borne antigens Urinary System Urinary Tract Removal of: Water Salts Metabolic wastes Production of urine Endocrine (kidneys) Kidneys Renal fascia Renal Capsule Perirenal fat Suprarenal glands Fight or flight hormones (epinephrine/norepinephrine) Ion balance (sodium/potassium) Controls production of glucose from fat/protein Androgens (male sexual development) and Estrogens (supplements ovaries) Nephron Filtration Reabsorption Secretion Elimination Female Ureters Ureteric orifice Internal urethral sphincter Urethra External urethral sphincter External urethral orifice Male Prostatic urethra Membranous urethra Spongy urethra (corpus spongiosum) ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2009 for the course BIOL 240 taught by Professor Mcleod during the Spring '08 term at Kansas.
- Spring '08