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which of the following statements is NOT true regarding the

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which of the following statements is NOT true regarding the urinary system?
a. the golmerulus and Bowman capsule permit filtration of water , electrolytes, urea, and other small molecules.
b. urine drains from the kidneys to the bladder via the urethra
c. appproximately 180 liters of filtrate are created by the nephrons each day
d. the kidneys produce and excrete an average of 1 to 2 liters of urine each day
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 5 years ago.
Hi there,

Thanks for your question. If I don't respond immediately, it is because I am either in the OR or traveling. I will get back to you ASAP.

The answer is D . The urine trains from the kidneys to the bladder via the ureter.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Did you mean, the answer is B-urine drains from the kidneys to the bladder via the urethra? OR, is your answer of D-the kidneys produce and excrete an average of 1 to 2 liters of urine each day correct?
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 5 years ago.
Sorry. That was a typo. The correct answer is B.