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BIO 265 | Module 7: Urinary System and Acid Base Regulation Module 7 Objectives: Describe the functional anatomy of the Kidney. Describe the process of filtration, reabsorption, secretion, and excretion. Describe how clearance is related to kidney function. Explain how the kidney concentrates and dilutes urine. Explain the hormonal regulation of urine formation. Describe the role of the nephron in acid-base balance. 7.1 - THE KIDNEY: FUNCTION, ANATOMY, AND THE NEPHRON 7.1.1 - Urinary System Function Describe the three main functions of the Kidney. * Filters blood * produces hormones * regulates body pH 7.1.2 - Functional Anatomy of the Urinary System The path from Blood to Urine: Describe the anatomy and path that urine takes as the blood travels from the abdominal aorta and is filtered in the kidney to be excreted . Study Tip: You may want to create a concept map on that allows you to zoom in and add further details as you learn about them. o Here are a few great videos that give an overview of the Kidneys: TED-Ed How do your kidneys work by Emma Bryce: Urinary System by Tammy Moore: Why do we need kidneys by macrophage: HEAT Inc., Health Education & Training: The Urinary System: Bozeman Science: The Urinary System Overview: BIO 265 Page 1 Module 7: Study Guide
BIO 265 | Module 7: Urinary System and Acid Base Regulation 7.1.3 - The Nephron: Functional Unit of the Kidney Describe the different anatomical parts of the nephron. Add the details of things you learn to your concept map or Prezi. o Video Resources: Meet the Nephron of the Kidney: Renal Anatomy: Nephron Handwritten Tutorials: Renal Anatomy: Glomerulus Handwritten Tutorials: What is the function of the Nephron? Where are the nephrons found in the kidney? How does its shape and structure aid in urine formation?
Compare and contrast Juxtamedullary Nephrons to Cortical Nephrons . What are the differences in shape and purpose?

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