List the functions of the kidney
Regulate fluid volume
Name the three processes that formation of urine depends on.
Name the cone-shaped masses in the renal medulla, the apex of these masses and the tissue between these masses.
Starting with the renal papillae, trace the course of urine through the kidney to the ureter.
Papillae drain to minor calyx
Minor calyx drains to major calyx
Major calyx drains to renal pelvis
Renal pelvis drains into the ureter
Starting from the renal artery, trace the blood flow from the renal artery to the afferent artery of the glomerulus.
Renal artery to segmental artery
Segmental artery to lobar artery
Lobar artery to interlobar artery
Interlobar artery to arcuate artery
Arcuate artery to interlobular artery
Name the venous blood return in order starting from the interlobular veins to the renal vein.
Interlobular vein drains into the arcuate vein
The arcuate vein drains into the interlobar vein
The interlobar vein empty directly into the renal vein