Urinary System Disorders : Symptoms and Prevention

Urinary System Disorders : Symptoms and Prevention

Symptoms of Urinary System Disorders: Blood in urine Scanty and painful urination Obstruction in passing urine White urination deposited on the ground Protein in urine Puffiness under eyes Albumin in urine Accumulation of water in the body Anaemia Loss of appetite Severe pain in the back Nagging pain in the loins and if urine has […]

Functions of Urinary System and Role of Kidneys

Functions of Urinary System and Role of Kidneys

How and Why the Nitrogenous Waste is produced? When the proteins combine with oxygen, a waste is produced called as nitrogenous wastes. The solid wastes are difficult to be removed from the body unlike the gaseous wastes like carbondioxide and water vapour, hence solid wastes are to be converted into soluble waste product such as […]

Urinary System : Pathological Terminology and Associated Conditions

Urinary System : Pathological Terminology and Associated Conditions

Pathological Terminology of Kidneys: Glomerulonephritis: Glomerulonephritis is the inflammation of the kidney glomerulus. It is also known as Bright’s disease. Interstitial Nephritis: Interstitial Nephritis is the inflammation of the renal interstitium. Nephrolithiasis: Nephrolithiasis is the formation of stones in the kidneys (renal calculi). Nephrotic Syndrome: A group of symptoms caused by excessive protein loss in […]

Urinary or Excretory System : Components, Functions and Disorders

Urinary or Excretory System : Components, Functions and Disorders

Urinary Diseases and Disorders: Urinary diseases include mainly the diseases of the kidneys, ureter, urinary bladder and urethra. Components of the urinary system: The urinary system contains a pair of large excretory glands which are bean shaped kidneys, at the back of the abdomen in the lumbar region, two ureters, urinary bladder and urethra. Kidneys […]

Excretory System : Parts and Functions

Excretory System : Parts and Functions

Posted under Category : Health Fundas What is Excretory System? Excretory system is a passive biological system that helps in removing the excess and unwanted materials from the body in an organism. The basic function of the excretory system is to maintain the homeostasis and to prevent damage to the body of the organism. Excretory […]