Skip to Content
Illustration copyright 2000 by Nucleus Communications,
Inc. All rights reserved. http://www.nucleusinc.com
urinary tract is the network of organs and tubes that process and carry urine
out of the body. The kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra are part of the
Urine is made in the kidneys. It flows through tubes
(ureters) to the bladder. The bladder stores urine. And another tube, the
urethra, carries urine to the outside of the body.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerSusan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
Current as ofAugust 12, 2016
Current as of:
August 12, 2016
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
To learn more about Healthwise, visit Healthwise.org.
© 1995-2016 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.
© Copyright 2017 Rush Copley Medical Center • 2000 Ogden Avenue; Aurora, IL 60504
Main: 630-978-6200 • Physician Referral & Information: 630-978-6700 or 866-4COPLEY (866-426-7539)