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The functions of the urinary systemmaintaining fluid balance, excreting wastes, and maintaining blood pH
Urinary system is composed of what structures kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra and associated structure
The functional unit of the urinary system is the nephron
It forms urine by 3 processes:filtration, tubular reabsorption and tubular secretion
Know what urinalysis is and what it can tell you about the health of the bodyUrinalysis is used to detect and assess a wide range of disorders. test that evaluates a sample of your urine
function of the interstitial cellsThey produce testosterone in the presence of luteinizing hormone (LH).
external genitalia are collectively known as the vulva or pudendum
the female breast is responsible for lactation (milk production)
developing follicle secretes estrogen
the release of an oocyte from a follicle is calledovulation
the ruptured follicle develops into the ____, which secretes ____corpus luteum estrogen and progesterone.
Dominant-Recessive InheritanceReflects the interaction of dominant and recessive alleles
Incomplete Dominancegenetic situation in which one allele does not completely dominate another allele, and therefore results in a new phenotype.
Multiple- Allele InheritanceHave more than 2 alleles... blood type
Sex-linked InheritanceInherited traits are determined by genes on the sex chromosomes
Polygenetic InheritanceInheritance is determined by the combination of different genes.Skin color, height, intelligence are example

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