11.39: Excretory System Problems Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 % Progress MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress % % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English kidney dialysis Process of filtering wastes from the blood using a machine. kidney failure Inability of the kidneys to remove wastes from the blood or to maintain homeostasis. kidney stone Small hard mass in the kidney that forms from waste minerals. urinary tract infection Bacterial infection of any part of the urinary tract. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Covers disorders of the urinary system including kidney stones, kidney failure, and urinary tract infections. Learning Objectives None Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Jessica Harwood Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Contributors: Doris Kraus, Ph.D. Niamh Gray-Wilson Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Sarah Johnson Jane Willan Corliss Karasov Editors: Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Tags: excretory system kidney dialysis kidney failure (4 more) kidney stones SCI.BIO.938.3.L.1 SCI.LSC.938.3.L.1 urinary tract infections Subjects: science Life Science Concept Nodes: SCI.LSC.938.3 (Excretory System Problems) Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Nov 29, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 30, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.