chapt10 Urinary Tract

chapt10 Urinary Tract - formation of urine? Glomerular...

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Chapter 10 Urinary System and Excretion
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organs of the urinary system Kidneys Ureters Bladder Urethra 10.1 Urinary system
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Overview of the urinary system 10.1 Urinary system
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What are the functions of the urinary system? 1. Excretion of metabolic wastes 2. Maintenance of water-salt balance 3. Maintenance of acid-base balance 4. Hormone secretion 10.1 Urinary system
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1. Excretion Urea Uric acid Creatinine 10.1 Urinary system
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3 regions of the kidney Renal cortex Renal medulla Renal pelvis 10.2 Kidney structure
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Anatomy of the kidney 10.2 Kidney structure
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nephrons 10.2 Kidney structure
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Anatomy of a nephron Glomerulus Proximal convoluted tubule Loop of nephron Distal convoluted tubule Collecting ducts 10.2 Kidney structure
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What are the 3 processes in the
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Unformatted text preview: formation of urine? Glomerular filtration Tubular reabsorption Tubular secretion 10.3 Urine formation How does the nephron form urine? 10. Urine formation Glomerular filtration Water and small molecules move from the glomerulus to the glomerular capsule while large molecules and formed elements remain in the glomerular blood 10.3 Urine formation Tubular reabsorption and secretion Many molecules and ions are reabsorbed from the nephron into the blood 10.3 Urine formation What role does alcohol play in this process? Alcohol inhibits ADH secretion and thus increases the amount of urine and dehydration 10.4 Regulatory functions of the kidneys...
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This note was uploaded on 10/01/2011 for the course ENGLISH 01 taught by Professor Canada during the Spring '11 term at UCSB.

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chapt10 Urinary Tract - formation of urine? Glomerular...

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