The Urinary System

  • George M. Maxwell


Urine is elaborated by the kidney, and passes to the bladder, which empties under quite complex neural control. The physiology of each is of pharmacological import and will be noted in some detail.


Nephrotic Syndrome Urinary System Thiazide Diuretic Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus 
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© George M. Maxwell 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • George M. Maxwell
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  1. 1.University of AdelaideAustralia

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