Biology- The Kidneys

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What are the 3 main roles of the kidneys?
removal of urea, adjustment of iron levels, adjustment of water content
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What are the 3 stages of nephrons, filtration units?
ultrafiltration, reasbsorption, release of wastes
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What is water content controlled by?
Negative Feedback
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If there is too much water, does the piltary gland release more or less ADH?
less
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Where does reabsorption happen?
In the nephron
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What are the 3 stages of nephrons, filtration units?

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ultrafiltration, reasbsorption, release of wastes

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What is water content controlled by?

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If there is too much water, does the piltary gland release more or less ADH?

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Where does reabsorption happen?

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