Chapter 11: Urinary system

Papillary ducts

These are continuous with the collecting ducts and their lumens widen slightly as they reach the renal papilla. The epithelium lining these tubules transitions smoothly to the urothelium that lines the renal papilla.

FIGURE(S): Renal Pelvis

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