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Digestive and Excretory System Organs
Mouth
Esophagus
Stomach
Small intestine
Mechanically and chemically breaks down food. Where digestion…
The muscular tube that connects the mouth and the stomach
Chemically digests food using acid
Absorbs nutrients from the digested food
Mouth
Mechanically and chemically breaks down food. Where digestion…
Esophagus
The muscular tube that connects the mouth and the stomach
11 terms
Digestive and Excretory System Organs
Mouth
Esophagus
Stomach
Small intestine
Mechanically and chemically breaks down food. Where digestion…
The muscular tube that connects the mouth and the stomach
Chemically digests food using acid
Absorbs nutrients from the digested food
Mouth
Mechanically and chemically breaks down food. Where digestion…
Esophagus
The muscular tube that connects the mouth and the stomach
11 terms
Digestive and Excretory System Organs
Mouth
Esophagus
Stomach
Small intestine
Mechanically and chemically breaks down food. Where digestion…
The muscular tube that connects the mouth and the stomach
Chemically digests food using acid
Absorbs nutrients from the digested food
Mouth
Mechanically and chemically breaks down food. Where digestion…
Esophagus
The muscular tube that connects the mouth and the stomach
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Organs of the Excretory System
Lungs
Skin
Anus
Liver
Excretes carbon dioxide left by cells after respiration.
Excretes excess salts, water, and a small amount of urea.
Excretes the solid waste left after the digestive system take…
Filters blood of ammonia and makes the less toxin urea and se…
Lungs
Excretes carbon dioxide left by cells after respiration.
Skin
Excretes excess salts, water, and a small amount of urea.
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Accessory excretory system organs
Liver
Gallblader
Urinary bladder
The ureters
Plays a important part in keeping the body clean. Harmful poi…
Bile, a liquid produced by the liver to break down waste, is…
Provides a short term solution for storing urine in the body.
Tubes of smooth muscle fiber transfers liquid waste from the…
Liver
Plays a important part in keeping the body clean. Harmful poi…
Gallblader
Bile, a liquid produced by the liver to break down waste, is…
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ORGAN SYSTEMS excretory system
excretory system
kidneys
liver
skin
Group of organs including the kidneys, liver, skin, intestine…
Flattened, bean shaped organs located at the lower back of th…
A large solid organ that lies in the right upper quadrant imm…
...
excretory system
Group of organs including the kidneys, liver, skin, intestine…
kidneys
Flattened, bean shaped organs located at the lower back of th…
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Excretory System - Organs
Kidney
Ureters
Bladder
Urethra
cleans blood; regulates fluid, H+, salt balance, blood volume…
convey urine from renal pelvis of kidneys to urinary bladder
stores urine
conveys urine from bladder to exterior of body
Kidney
cleans blood; regulates fluid, H+, salt balance, blood volume…
Ureters
convey urine from renal pelvis of kidneys to urinary bladder
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Digestive and Excretory System Organs
Mouth
Esophagus
Stomach
Small intestine
Mechanically and chemically breaks down food. Where digestion…
The muscular tube that connects the mouth and the stomach
Chemically digests food using acid
Absorbs nutrients from the digested food
Mouth
Mechanically and chemically breaks down food. Where digestion…
Esophagus
The muscular tube that connects the mouth and the stomach
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Excretory System Organizer
Kidneys
Ureters
Bladder
Urethra
Remove urea and other wastes from the blood......... Keeps mater…
Urine flows from the kidneys through the ureters to the bladder
Stores urine
Urine leaves the body through this tube
Kidneys
Remove urea and other wastes from the blood......... Keeps mater…
Ureters
Urine flows from the kidneys through the ureters to the bladder
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Excretory System (organs)
urethra
renal vein
medulla
sphincter
carries urine from the bladder to the outside of the body
carries deoxygenated blood away from the kidney
the inner region of the kidney
muscle that opens to allow urine to be removed from bladder
urethra
carries urine from the bladder to the outside of the body
renal vein
carries deoxygenated blood away from the kidney
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Organs excretory system
Kidney
Ureter
Urinary bladder
Urethra
each of a pair of organs in the abdominal cavity of mammals,…
duct by which urine passes from the kidney to the bladder or…
is the organ that collects urine excreted by the kidneys befo…
the duct by which urine is conveyed out of the body from the…
Kidney
each of a pair of organs in the abdominal cavity of mammals,…
Ureter
duct by which urine passes from the kidney to the bladder or…
Digestive/ excretory system organs
Mouth
Esophagus
Stomach
Small inestines
Begins to break down food into smaller pieces through mechani…
The transport tube that carries chewed food to the stomach
Continues the process of mechanical digestion; and secretes g…
The organ where most of the chemical digestion of food takes…
Mouth
Begins to break down food into smaller pieces through mechani…
Esophagus
The transport tube that carries chewed food to the stomach
Digestive & excretory system organs
Mouth
Esophaugs
Stomach
Small intestines
Begins to break down food into smaller pieces through mechani…
The transport tube that carries chewed food to the stomach
Continues the process of mechanical digestion; and secretes g…
The organ where most of the chemical digestion of food takes…
Mouth
Begins to break down food into smaller pieces through mechani…
Esophaugs
The transport tube that carries chewed food to the stomach
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Excretory system major organs
Kidneys
Ureter
Urinary bladder
Urethra
The kidneys remove from the blood the nitrogenous wastes such…
are muscular ducts that propel urine from the kidneys to the…
the organ that collects waste excreted by the kidneys prior t…
a tube which connects the urinary bladder to the outside of t…
Kidneys
The kidneys remove from the blood the nitrogenous wastes such…
Ureter
are muscular ducts that propel urine from the kidneys to the…
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Functions of Organs of the Excretory System
Filter blood
Transports urine from kidney to bladder
Stores Urine
Sweats
Kidney
Ureter
Bladder
Skin
Filter blood
Kidney
Transports urine from kidney to bladder
Ureter
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Major Organs of the Excretory System
Kidney
Ureter
Urinary Bladder
Urethra
filters the urea that comes from the ureters
carries urine from kidney to the bladder
stores urine temporarily
carries urine from the bladder to the outside of the body
Kidney
filters the urea that comes from the ureters
Ureter
carries urine from kidney to the bladder
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the circulatory system and excretory organs
Veins
Capillaries
Arteries
Artia
A blood vessel that returns blood back to the heart. Walls ar…
The smallest of the body's blood vessels. Permits the diffusi…
Muscular tubes that can withstand large pressure. Moves blood…
the two upper champers of the heart-- the receiving areas tha…
Veins
A blood vessel that returns blood back to the heart. Walls ar…
Capillaries
The smallest of the body's blood vessels. Permits the diffusi…
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Excretory System Organ Functions
Kidney
Renal Vein
Ureter
Urethra
Filters out toxins, urea, H2O, & mineral salts from blood. Ex…
Brings Blood out of the Kidney
Brings liquid waste from kidneys to the Bladder
Brings liquid waste from bladder to outside of the body
Kidney
Filters out toxins, urea, H2O, & mineral salts from blood. Ex…
Renal Vein
Brings Blood out of the Kidney
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Excretory System and Organization
Level of organization in the body:
Definition of a cell:
Definition of tissues:
4 basic types of tissue in the human b…
Cells, tissues, organs, organ systems
The basic unit of structure and function in living things
A group of cells that perform a single function
Epithelial, connective, nervous, and muscle
Level of organization in the body:
Cells, tissues, organs, organ systems
Definition of a cell:
The basic unit of structure and function in living things
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Digestive system organs and excretory systems organs
Mouth
Esophagus
Stomach
Small intestines
Begins to break down food into smaller pieces through mechani…
The transport tube that carries chewed food to the stomach
Continues the process of mechanical digestion; and secretes g…
The organ where most of the chemical digestion of food takes…
Mouth
Begins to break down food into smaller pieces through mechani…
Esophagus
The transport tube that carries chewed food to the stomach
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Organ System: Digestive, Cardiovascular, Excretory
Hepatic
Pharynx
Esophagus
Bile
of or relating to the liver.
a membrane-lined cavity behind the nose and mouth, connecting…
the part of the alimentary canal that connects the throat to…
a bitter greenish brown alkaline fluid that aids digestion an…
Hepatic
of or relating to the liver.
Pharynx
a membrane-lined cavity behind the nose and mouth, connecting…
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digestive, excretory, respiratory system and organs
digestive system
excretory system
muscular system
respiratory system
a system that breaks down food for the body to absorb nutrients
a system that gets rid of waste that is produced by cells
a system that enables movement of the body and internal organs
a system that supplies oxygen to the blood to be delivered th…
digestive system
a system that breaks down food for the body to absorb nutrients
excretory system
a system that gets rid of waste that is produced by cells
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Levels of Organization, Digestive System, Excretory System
mouth
esophagus
stomach
small intestine
Chemical and mechanical breakdown of food begins here
A muscular tube that connects the mouth to the stomach.
J-shaped muscular organ that continues mechanical and chemica…
organ responsible for most chemical digestion and absorption…
mouth
Chemical and mechanical breakdown of food begins here
esophagus
A muscular tube that connects the mouth to the stomach.
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Main Organs and Parts of the Excretory System
bladder
kidneys
Aorta
utrers
storge place for waste
blood fllterer and fluid regulator
starts on the left side of the heart and then sendsblood to m…
the tube which sends urine to the bladder from the kidneys.
bladder
storge place for waste
kidneys
blood fllterer and fluid regulator
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Excretory system
Excretory system
Bile
Kidneys
Urinary Bladder
A passive biological system that removes excess, unnecessary…
The substance that was produce in the liver.
A pair of bean-shaped like structure that is responsible for…
The organ stores the urine, and keeps storing it until you ca…
Excretory system
A passive biological system that removes excess, unnecessary…
Bile
The substance that was produce in the liver.
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Excretory System
kidney
nephron
urea
excretory system
organ that removes urea, excess water, and other waste produc…
blood-filtering unit in the kidney
waste product formed in the liver, filtered out of the blood…
the system that removes waste from your body and controls wat…
kidney
organ that removes urea, excess water, and other waste produc…
nephron
blood-filtering unit in the kidney
24 terms
Biology Unit: (Digestive & Excretory Systems) Organs
Salivary glands
Esophagus
Stomach
Liver
glands which produce saliva, a liquid containing enzymes that…
"flattened tube" that carries food from the mouth to the stom…
muscular, hollow organ which continues digestion by secreting…
multifunctional organ which cleans the blood and makes essent…
Salivary glands
glands which produce saliva, a liquid containing enzymes that…
Esophagus
"flattened tube" that carries food from the mouth to the stom…
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Urinary System: Principal Organs & Structures of the Excretory System
#1
#2
#3
#4
right kidney
left kidney
Ureters
bladder
#1
right kidney
#2
left kidney
24 terms
Unit C2 (Digestive & Excretory Systems) Organs
Salivary glands
Esophagus
Stomach
Liver
glands which produce saliva, a liquid containing enzymes that…
"flattened tube" that carries food from the mouth to the stom…
muscular, hollow organ which continues digestion by secreting…
multifunctional organ which cleans the blood and makes essent…
Salivary glands
glands which produce saliva, a liquid containing enzymes that…
Esophagus
"flattened tube" that carries food from the mouth to the stom…
66 terms
Excretory System
kidney
nephron
urea
excretory system
organ that removes urea, excess water, and other waste produc…
blood-filtering unit in the kidney
waste product formed in the liver, filtered out of the blood…
the system that removes waste from your body and controls wat…
kidney
organ that removes urea, excess water, and other waste produc…
nephron
blood-filtering unit in the kidney
24 terms
Unit C2 (Digestive & Excretory Systems) Organs
Salivary glands
Esophagus
Stomach
Liver
glands which produce saliva, a liquid containing enzymes that…
"flattened tube" that carries food from the mouth to the stom…
muscular, hollow organ which continues digestion by secreting…
multifunctional organ which cleans the blood and makes essent…
Salivary glands
glands which produce saliva, a liquid containing enzymes that…
Esophagus
"flattened tube" that carries food from the mouth to the stom…
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Excretory System
Kidney
Urinary Bladder
Nephron
Urethra
Filters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and prote…
saclike organ in which urine is stored before being excreted
structure inside the kidney that filters the blood
A small tube through which urine flows from the body to the e…
Kidney
Filters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and prote…
Urinary Bladder
saclike organ in which urine is stored before being excreted
9 terms
Excretory System
Excretory System
Urinary System
Blood
Urine
Group of organs including the kidneys, liver, skin, intestine…
removes waste products from blood and maintains water balance…
tissue that transports oxygen, nutrients and waste materials…
Fluid wastes removed from the body by the kidneys
Excretory System
Group of organs including the kidneys, liver, skin, intestine…
Urinary System
removes waste products from blood and maintains water balance…
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Organization of the Human Body, Digestive System, Excretory System
Epithelial tissue
Homostasis
Feedback inhibition
Connective tissue
Type of tissue that lines the interior and exterior body surf…
Relatively constant internal physical and chemical conditions…
Process in which a stimulus produces a response that opposes…
Type of tissue that provides support for the body and connect…
Epithelial tissue
Type of tissue that lines the interior and exterior body surf…
Homostasis
Relatively constant internal physical and chemical conditions…
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Excretory System
Kidney
Urinary Bladder
Nephron
Urethra
Filters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and prote…
saclike organ in which urine is stored before being excreted
structure inside the kidney that filters the blood
A small tube through which urine flows from the body to the e…
Kidney
Filters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and prote…
Urinary Bladder
saclike organ in which urine is stored before being excreted
10 terms
Excretory System
Parts of the excretory system
Excretory system
___________ provides a pathway to remo…
Excretion removes:
-Kidneys... -Ureters... -Bladder... -Urethra... -Skin... -Liver
Excretory system
-Water... -Salts... -CO2... -Urea
Parts of the excretory system
-Kidneys... -Ureters... -Bladder... -Urethra... -Skin... -Liver
Excretory system
24 terms
Excretory System
Kidneys
Bladder
Nephron
Urinary System
TWO STRUCTURES LOCATED ON EACH SIDE OF THE LUMBAR REGION THAT…
Elastic, hollow, muscular organ that provides temporary stora…
Functional unit of the kidney
Eliminates nitrogenous wastes from the body. Regulates water,…
Kidneys
TWO STRUCTURES LOCATED ON EACH SIDE OF THE LUMBAR REGION THAT…
Bladder
Elastic, hollow, muscular organ that provides temporary stora…
21 terms
Excretory System
excretory system
toxins
urea
excretory system organs
eliminates any waste; made up of lungs; sweat; urinary tract
Chemicals that can harm tissues
- a chemical produced in the liver; it comes from the breakdo…
-kidneys... -ureters... -bladder... -urethra
excretory system
eliminates any waste; made up of lungs; sweat; urinary tract
toxins
Chemicals that can harm tissues
13 terms
Excretory System
Kidney
Urinary Bladder
Nephron
Urethra
Filters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and prote…
saclike organ in which urine is stored before being excreted
Functional unit of the kidney, consisting of a glomerulus, re…
A small tube through which urine flows from the body
Kidney
Filters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and prote…
Urinary Bladder
saclike organ in which urine is stored before being excreted
13 terms
Excretory System
kidneys
ureters
bladder
urethra
two bean-shaped organs that filter blood for wastes released…
connect kidneys to the bladder, transporting urine (two tubes)
stores urine until it is eliminated from the body; sac-like m…
passes urine from the bladder to the outside of the body; one…
kidneys
two bean-shaped organs that filter blood for wastes released…
ureters
connect kidneys to the bladder, transporting urine (two tubes)
9 terms
Excretory System
kidney
ureter
urinary bladder
urethra
Filters cellular wastes from the blood to produce urine (part…
Carries urine from kidney to urinary bladder(part of the urin…
A muscular sac that stores urine (part of the urinary tract)
carries urine from the bladder to the outside of the body (pa…
kidney
Filters cellular wastes from the blood to produce urine (part…
ureter
Carries urine from kidney to urinary bladder(part of the urin…
8 terms
Excretory System
Excretory System
kidneys
ureters
bladder
Group of organs including the kidneys, liver, skin, intestine…
Filter blood and produce urine as waste.
Tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder.
Elastic, muscular organ that holds urine until it leaves the…
Excretory System
Group of organs including the kidneys, liver, skin, intestine…
kidneys
Filter blood and produce urine as waste.
9 terms
Excretory System
Kidneys
Ureter
Urinary Bladder
Urethra
Removes urea and other waste from the body
A narrow tube that carries urine from one kidney to the bladder
A sac-like muscular organ that stores urine
A small tube which allows urine to flow out of the body
Kidneys
Removes urea and other waste from the body
Ureter
A narrow tube that carries urine from one kidney to the bladder
14 terms
Excretory System
kidney
Urinary Bladder
Nephron
Urethra
Filters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and prote…
Sac that stores urine until it is eliminated from the body
Small filtering structure found in the kidneys that removes w…
A small tube through which urine flows from the body
kidney
Filters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and prote…
Urinary Bladder
Sac that stores urine until it is eliminated from the body
12 terms
Digestion & Excretory Systems (including accessory organs)
Define: enzymatic hydrolysis... anabolic…
Cell types that make up GI lumen?... What…
Muscle: smooth muscle with layers ____…
GI motiliy (5 total)
enzymes break down glycerids, saccharides, and peptides with…
epithelial cells... basement membrane... basolateral surface
longitudinal and circular
automaticity, functional syncytium, enteric nervous sytem (it…
Define: enzymatic hydrolysis... anabolic…
enzymes break down glycerids, saccharides, and peptides with…
Cell types that make up GI lumen?... What…
epithelial cells... basement membrane... basolateral surface
19 terms
Excretory System
kidneys
urine
urea
uric acid
primary organs of the excretory system, composed of many neph…
Fluid wastes removed from the body by the kidneys; primarily…
A soluble nitrogenous waste produced in the liver by a metabo…
A natural waste product of metabolism that is excreted in uri…
kidneys
primary organs of the excretory system, composed of many neph…
urine
Fluid wastes removed from the body by the kidneys; primarily…
20 terms
Excretory Organs
Colon
Liver
Kidney
Filtration
processing solid waste... -- large and/or hydrophobic
process of hydrophobic waste for excretion detoxification... Pro…
processing hydrophilic waste
moving a substance across a membrane using pressure
Colon
processing solid waste... -- large and/or hydrophobic
Liver
process of hydrophobic waste for excretion detoxification... Pro…
15 terms
Excretory Organs
4 organs
skin
mucus membrane
Metabolic waste
skin lungs kidney liver
secretes oil/ sweat
secreted
excreted
4 organs
skin lungs kidney liver
skin
secretes oil/ sweat
12 terms
The Excretory System
Excretion
Urea
Kidney
Urine
The process by which wastes are removed from the body.
A chemical that comes from the breakdown of proteins.
A major organ of excretory system which removes urea and…
A watery fluid produced by the kidneys that contains urea…
Excretion
The process by which wastes are removed from the body.
Urea
A chemical that comes from the breakdown of proteins.
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