Urinary System

The urinary system consists of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and the urethra. The purpose of the urinary system is to eliminate waste from the body, regulate blood volume and blood pressure, control levels of electrolytes and metabolites, and regulate blood pH.For your convenience, we have gathered all the information related to these topics in this section.


URINARY TRACT INFECTION Urinary System

URINARY TRACT INFECTION WHAT IS IT? A urinary tract infection (UTI) can occur in any part of the urinary tract including the kidneys, urethras, bladder or urethra. These are the structures that urine passes through before being eliminated from the body. It is mostly caused by bacteria; however, fungi or viruses can also cause UTIs. Urinary tract infection is second only to respiratory infection as...

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