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Urinary system

Introduction: Urinary system

Description of Urinary system

Urinary system: the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urine.
Source: WordNet 2.1

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Urinary system as an Organ

Urinary system (organ): Another name for Urinary tract.

Urinary system (organ): The urinary tract consists of a variety of organs, structures and substances...more »

Urinary system (organ): Urination, or voiding, is a complex activity. The bladder is a balloonlike muscle that lies in the lowest part of... (Source: excerpt from Urinary Incontinence in Children: NIDDK)

The system that takes wastes from the blood and carries them out of the body in the form of urine ... (Source: excerpt from Kidney Failure Glossary: NIDDK)

The organs, tubes, muscles, and nerves that work together to create, store, and carry urine are the urinary ... (Source: excerpt from Your Urinary System and How It Works: NIDDK)

Your body takes nutrients from food and uses them to maintain all bodily functions including energy... (Source: excerpt from Your Urinary System and How It Works: NIDDK)

The urinary tract, or system, consists of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra. The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs... (Source: excerpt from Kidney Diseases: NWHIC)

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Broader terms for Urinary system

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The following terms can be used for Urinary system

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Hierarchical classifications of Urinary system

The following list attempts to classify Urinary system into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

Source: WordNet 2.1

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