Function of the Kidneys
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2.69 Understand how the kidney carries out its roles of excretion and of osmoregulation.
2.70 Describe the structure of the urinary system, including the kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra.
2.71 Describe the structure of a nephron, to include Bowman’s capsule and glomerulus, convoluted tubules, loop of Henlé and collecting duct.
2.72 Describe ultrafiltration in the Bowman’s capsule and the composition of the glomerular filtrate.
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