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Table of Contents

Section 1 - ANATOMY OF THE URINARY TRACT

    1. Kidney: Position and Relations (Anterior View)
    2. Kidney: Position and Relations (Posterior View)
    3. Kidney: Position and Relations (Transverse Sections)
    4. Kidney: Gross Structure
    5. Renal Fascia
    6. Ureters: Position, Relations, Gross Structure
    7. Bladder: Position, Relations, Gross Structure (Male)
    8. Bladder: Position, Relations, Gross Structure (Female)
    9. Bladder: Position, Relations, Gross Structure (Coronal Cross-Section)
    10. Renal Vasculature: Renal Artery and Vein In Situ
    11. Renal Vasculature: Renal Artery Segmental Branches and Intrarenal Arteries
    12. Renal Vasculature: Variations in Renal Artery and Vein
    13. Vasculature of Ureters and Bladder
    14. Innervation of Kidneys, Ureters and Bladder
    15. Innervation Pathways of the Kidneys and Upper Ureter
    16. Innervation Pathways of the Ureter and Bladder
    17. Lymphatics of Urinary System
    18. Overview of the Nephron
    19. Renal Microvascualture
    20. Glomerulus: Structure and Histology
    21. Glomerulus Fine Structure
    22. Glomerulus: Electron Microscopy
    23. Proximal Tubule
    24. Thin Limb
    25. Distal Tubule
    26. Collecting Duct
    27. Renal Pelvis, Ureter, and Bladder

 

Section 2 - Normal and Abnormal Development

    1. Development of Kidney
    2. Development of Kidney: Nephron Formation
    3. Development of Bladder and Ureter: For

Details

No. of pages:
288
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455726561
Print ISBN:
9781437722383
eBook ISBN:
9780323341219

About the authors

Christopher Kelly

Affiliations and Expertise

Christopher R. Kelly, MD Postdoctoral Residency Fellow Department of Medicine NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia University Medical Center

Jaime Landman

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Urology and Radiology. Chairman, Department of Urology, University of California Irvine