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Unformatted text preview: to regulate the concentration of water/salt, clears blood and waste products by filtrating the blood. 6. Name the parts of the nephron in order: Renal Artery Afferent arterioles Glomerulus Efferent arterioles Peritubules capillaries Venules Renal vein 7. Foot Processes are an extension of which type of specialized cell? Podocytes 8. What are the major functions of the kidney? Regulate the concentration of substances in water / salt Filters blood and waste products/toxins Produces erthropeotin a hormone which affects RBC production and renin which influence blood pressure. 9. What connects the kidneys to the bladder? Ureters 10. What type of epithelium is found in the bladder? Transitional epithelium 11. What is the name of the muscle surrounding the bladder? Detrusor muscle 12. How many parts of a female urethra are there? One urethra orifice 13. What are the three parts of the male urethra? Prostatic Urethra, membranous urethra, and penile urethra Male Reproductive 1. What are the functions...
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