The major organs of the excretory system are the skin, the lungs, the kidneys, the liver, the urinary system and the large intestine. These organs function to eliminate waste and e...
The Urinary System
The principal function of the urinary system is to maintain the volume and composition of body fluids within normal limits. One aspect of this function is to rid the body of waste products that accumulate as a result of cellular metabolism...
The excretory system is a passive biological system that removes excess,
unnecessary materials from the body fluids of an organism, so as to help
Excretion Is Not Elimination. The excretory system is very important to your body
and only has a few parts. In a similar way to removing solid waste from your ...
This organ empties directly into the alimentary canal, and connects at the junction between the midgut and hindgut. Waste products from the hemolymph diffuse into the Malpighian tubules , and are then converted to uric acid. The insect rectum retains 90% of the water ... More »
Excretory systems regulate the chemical composition of body fluids by removing
metabolic wastes and retaining the proper amounts of water, salts, and nutrients
The excretory system is the system of an organism's body that performs the
function of excretion, the bodily process of discharging wastes. The Excretory
The excretory system is in charge of getting rid of bodily wastes and excess water
. Jobs of the excretory system: Maintain volume of extracellular (outside the ...
As your body performs the many functions that it needs in order to keep itself
alive, it produces wastes. These wastes are chemicals that are toxic and that if left
Jan 29, 2014 ... Excretory/Urinary System. Background Information: As animals perform their
various metabolic processes, protein and nucleic acid, both of ...