Phlebotomy Technician

Category - Anatomy & Physiology

What is the function of the ureters, in the urinary system?
  1. Drain urine from the kidneys.
  2. The tubes used to expel urine from the body.
  3. Store urine before elimination from the body.
  4. Filter the blood, removing toxins in the form or urea.
Answer: A - The ureters drain the urine from the kidneys, to the bladder. There are two ureters, each attached to the renal pelvis of the corresponding kidney. In humans, ureters are about 10-12 inches long and about 3 mm diameter.
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