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The tubes that carry urine from each kidney to the bladder.

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Kidney Structure/Functions

... we're not discussing urine on the legs, I've got nothing. 4. There are valves along the way that should keep bladder bacteria from moving into the ureters, but that's the only gender-related factor I can think of.

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by Darby
Sat May 17, 2008 8:36 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Kidney Structure/Functions
Replies: 1
Views: 3637

Hydrostatic Pressure

... At this point hydrostatic pressure has been greatly reduced. The filtered blod then re-enters systemic circulation or is secreted into the ureters to be excreted from the body. The glomerolus is responsible mainly for reabsorbtion of protien (just FYI). When someone has extended an extended ...

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by D_GILL911
Thu Dec 20, 2007 2:51 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: why is hydrostatic pressure in glomerular capillary so high?
Replies: 9
Views: 10877

What is the function of the following tisues in the lungs?

... muscle locations: walls of blood vessels and in hollow organs of digestive, respiratory, urinary and reproductive organs. ex. bladder, intestines, ureters, ductus deferns. ,bronchioles. function: Moves food, urine, and reproductive tract secretions; controls diameter of respiratory passages (bronchi); ...

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by biolass
Fri May 04, 2007 9:30 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: What is the function of the following tisues in the lungs?
Replies: 3
Views: 18377


... that it is then dissolved in water to form urine, its that it's reabsorbed and the remainder is passed into the collecting duct and down to the ureters into the bladder. And, the urine is not technically formed in the kidneys, it is just the waste being concentrated for expulsion by the body. ...

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by zalaskit
Mon May 29, 2006 10:03 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Kidney
Replies: 2
Views: 8081

Respiratory and Excretory systems

... 2) oxygen, carbon dioxide 3) probably the answer is WATER but I'm not sure 4) Urethra (if all the way it passed is asked it is: kidney---> ureters--->Urinary bladder---> urethra ) 5)kidney

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by Poison
Thu Jan 13, 2005 4:40 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Respiratory and Excretory systems
Replies: 3
Views: 13405

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