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Kidney Tests: The Urinary System
Veterinary & Aquatic Services Department, Drs. Foster & Smith
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The urinary tract is one of the key systems the body uses to rid itself of wastes and conserve water. Its function is vital to the health of the animal. Test your knowledge of this system by identifying the following statements as true or false. For help, please see the article: Urinary System: Anatomy and Function.

  1. The urinary bladder produces urine.

  2. The glomerulus filters the blood into the Bowman's capsule.

  3. Each kidney has over a million nephrons.

  4. Each nephron is a functional, urine-producing unit.

  5. The renal pelvis is where the bladder is located.

  6. Urine is a mixture of water, salts, and waste products.

  7. Normal urine has glucose in it.

  8. The ureters are muscular tubes for transporting urine.

  9. There is only one urethra.

  10. The medical term "renal" means "kidney."

 

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