Urinary System 1 (Kidney, Gross Structures)
Unit 6 Lecture 1
What is this organ?
What is this area where tubes come into the kidney?
The ____ ____ is the space within the kidney, most of it is filled by the pelvis.
The ____ ____ is a fibrous CT layer that makes up the outside of the kidney.
the _____ _____ is the lighter layer around the outside of the kidney that contains nephrons.
this inner layer of the kidney is the ____ _____.
these trianglar areas within the renal medulla are the _____ _____. Blood filtration takes place in these areas
A _____ ______ is tissue between the renal pyramids of the kidney.
The _____ _____ is located at the point of the renal pyramid, they go into the minor calyx.
The ___ ___ is the area that seperates to form the Calyx.
A ___ ____ is a branch of the Renal Pelvis that goes on to branch again.
A _____ _____ is a smaller branch of the Major Calyx, or the singular branch off the Renal pelvis. There is one for every renal pyramid.
One of the Uninary system's functions is to maintain ____ and _____ balence
One of the Uninary system'sfunctions is to stabilize _____ _____.
One of the Uninary system's functions is to regulate blood _____ and _____.
_____ of hormones is one of the kidney's functions
Waste, toxin, nitrogen
One of the urinary system's functions is the elimination of _____ and _____ specifically _______.
The kidneys are RETROPERITONEAL, which means they are ______ the parietal peritoneal.
The layer of fat sourrounding the kidney is called the _____ _____.
The thin layer of CT found within the kidney is called the _____ ______.
Renal Columns are made up of what type of tissue?
A renal pyramid and the renal columns around it create a ____ ____.