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EXCRETION IN HUMANS







The Lungs The Kidneys Skin
What is Salt and
excreted water
? (sweat)
Why Water cools
must it us down:
be thermo-regu
excreted lation.
?
What is Urea (waste
excreted proteins)
? Water
Salt
Why Urea is waste
must it proteins that
be would poison
excreted us.…

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EXCRETION:
Stage 1: Blood circulates to the liver and the amino acids are broken down and
converted into the molecule urea.
Stage 2: The urea re-enters the bloodstream and circulates to both kidneys.
Stage 3: The kidneys will filter the urea from the blood and the urea will be
added…

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Urine is made up of water, urea and salts.

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