Medical terms pertaining to renal function and structure are common in print and conversation. Knowledge of some of the more common terms is helpful in understanding kidney disorders and how they are treated. Such knowledge is basic for building health literacy in the area. Medical Terminology Pronunciation Creatinine – Is a waste product from […]
Category: The Kidney
Insight into kidney structure and function.
Listen The kidney is an organ with many functions. One of its main functions is the excretion of end-products of metabolism in urine. Knowledge of kidney function and its structure is a key to understanding kidney disorders and their treatment. It is also a springboard for health literacy in this area. Kidney Structure The kidney […]