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The urinary system is consist of
2 kidneys, 2 ureters, 1 bladder, 1 urethra
a pair of bean-shaped organs that filter water and waste materials from the blood, Produce urine.
transport urine from the kidneys to the bladder.
Serves as a reservoir for urine.
tube leading from the urinary bladder to the outside of the body
True capsule, perirenal fat, renal fascia
What are the three capsules surrounded the kidneys?
smooth fibrous capsule surrounds the kidney.
fatty tissue surrounding the kidneys
tissue that anchors the kidneys to surrounding structures and helps to maintain it's normal position.
Internal structure of the kidney
Microscopic examination of the kidney reveals about?
is to regulate, control and then remove waste products of the metabolism from the blood plasma.
the presence of abnormally high levels of sugar in the urine
blood in the urine
chronically irritable and painful inflammation of the bladder wall
water in the kidney
production of an abnormally small amount of urine
inability of the kidneys to excrete wastes and to help maintain the electrolyte balance
narrowing of the urethra
inflammation of the kidney and its pelvis caused by bacterial infection
Percutaneous Ultrasonic Lithotripsy (PUL)
crushing of a kidney stone by using ultrasound, invasive surgical procedure performed by using a nephroscope of fluoroscopy