10 Interesting Facts

  • Skin is not part of the excretory system
  • Bladder cancer forms when cells lining the urinary bladder are abnormal
  • Kidney stones can move through your body
  • Kidney cancer forms when cells in the tissues in the kidney are abnormal
  • Kidney stones can be the size of a golf ball
  • Kidney stones are most common among white males over the age of 30
  • Most common symptom in kidney cancer is blood in the urine
  • Color of the urine is pale straw or amber
  • Water forms 95% of the urine
  • Nephrones are urine forming structure of the kidneys