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Label the Urinary System

  Answers: A= Renal Vein B= Right Kidney C= Inferior Vena Cava D = Urinary Bladder E= Renal Artery AB = Right Kidney AC = Abdominal Aorta AD = Ureter AE = Urethra

Gall Bladder and Bile Duct

The gall bladder is a structure found under the liver of many vertebrates, including humans, where it stores bile that is secreted by the liver.  Bile is transported to the duodenum through the bile duct; its main function is to aid in the digestion of fats. In humans, …

Urinary Bladder

The urinary bladder collects urine excreted by the kidneys.  It is a hollow, expandable structure located in the lower abdomen.   The photo below shows the urinary bladder of a sheep.  The bladder is the balloon-like structure in the upper right area of the tray.   It is …

Urinary Bladder

  The urinary bladder is found in the lower abdominal cavity, shown here with the two ureters that drain urine from the kidneys into the bladder.