Basic Anatomy of the Human Genitourinary Tract
The urinary system's function is to filter blood and create urine as a waste by-product. Organs of the urinary system include kidneys, renal pelvis, ureters, bladder and urethra.FEMALE
Upon examination specific "landmarks" are used to describe the location of any irregularities in the bladder.
- trigone: a triangle-shaped region near the junction of the urethra and the bladder
- right and left lateral walls: walls on either side of thetrigone
- posterior wall: back wall
- dome: roof of the bladder