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by Lauren Anthony
Urinary System Organs:
1. urinary bladder
extract waste from the blood, balance body fluids
4. adrenal glands
secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream
allow urine to drain from the kidneys to be stored in the bladder
6. renal arteries
carries oxygenated blood to the kidneys
1. bodys urine storage tank.
2. tube that conveys urine from the bladder to the outside
threats to the urinary system:
UTI Urinary Tract Infection:
common infections that happen when bacteria, often from the skin or rectum, enter the urethra, and infect the urinary tract. The infections can affect several parts of the urinary tract
stone gets stuck in your kidney.
The human bladder can stretch to hold about 400ml of urine.
All the blood in our body is filtered 400 times through the kidneys every day.