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Tour of the Human Body Systems

The Tour Starts Here!

The Immune System
The Nervous System
The Excretory System
The Respiratory System
The Circulatory Syatem
The Digestive System
The Skeletal System
The Muscular System
Glossary of Terms
Layers of the Kidney

 

1 - the CORTEX.
This layer is jam-packed with lots & lots of those Think of the cortex as the filtering layer of the kidney.

2 - the MEDULLA.
The middle layer. 
Tubes carrying filtered wastes travel from the cortex, through the medulla towards the pelvis.

3 - the PELVIS.
This is the area where all of the collecting tubules come together
& connect with the ureter  The ureter transports the wastes urine to the urinary bladder.