21st November 2019


What does the female urethra do?

In anatomy, the urethra (from Greek ο?ρήθρα – our?thrā) is a tube that connects the urinary bladder to the urinary meatus for the removal of urine from the body. In males, the urethra travels through the penis and also carries semen.

In respect to this, what is the function of the female urethra?

Anatomy and function of the female urethra. The female urethra begins at the bottom of the bladder, known as the neck. Before reaching the urethral opening, urine passes through the urethral sphincter. This is a muscular structure in the urethra that helps hold urine inside the body until it's released.

What is the function of the urethra and ureter?

Ureters, Bladder, Urethra. The first structure the urine passes through once leaving the kidneys is the ureter. There's a ureter, or tube from the kidney to the bladder, attached to each kidney.
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