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Term:
renal collecting system (UBERON:0004100)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
kidney +    
adult mammalian kidney 
alimentary part of gastrointestinal system +  
anterior surface of kidney 
aqueous drainage system +  
cardiovascular system +  
circulatory system +  
dermatological-muscosal system 
digestive system +  
endocrine system +  
endolymphatic system 
entire sense organ system +  
exocrine system +  
genital system +  
genitourinary system +  
glymphatic system 
gustatory system +  
head kidney +  
hematopoietic system +  
hemolymphoid system +  
hilum of kidney 
hypothalamus-pituitary axis 
immune system +  
integumental system +  
kidney corticomedullary boundary 
kidney epithelium +  
kidney interstitium +  
kidney vasculature +  
lacrimal apparatus +  
left kidney +  
lobar bronchus alveolar system 
lymphoid system +  
medullary region of kidney +  
mesonephros +  
metanephros +  
molecular system +  
musculoskeletal system +  
nervous system +  
non-connected functional system +  
organ +  
organ system subdivision +  
pancreatic system 
pronephros +  
renal collecting system +  
The collecting duct system of the kidney consists of a series of tubules and ducts that connect the nephrons to the ureter. It participates in electrolyte and fluid balance through reabsorption and excretion, processes regulated by the hormones aldosterone and antidiuretic hormone.
renal duct +  
renal fat pad 
renal lobe +  
renal medulla +  
renal parenchyma +  
renal pelvis +  
renal sinus +  
renal system +  
reproductive system +  
respiratory system +  
right kidney +  
sensory system +  
tectorial restraint system 
vascular system +  
ventricular system of brain +  
ventricular system of central nervous system +  
water vascular system +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: collecting duct system ;   kidney collecting duct system
Related Synonyms: tubulus renalis colligens
Xrefs: FMA:265239 ;   SCTID:279371005 ;   Wikipedia:Collecting_duct_system
External Ontologys: n/a NCBITaxon:9606
Definition Sources: HP:0004742, Wikipedia:Collecting_duct_system

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