Water Balance in an Organism
Date: Winter 2012-2913
What systems (organs or structure) in the body (other than the urinary system) help you maintain a water balance?
Thanks for the question. The liver, kidneys, and skin are some organs which help maintain the correct water balance. For instance, the liver produces serum albumin which helps regulate the blood volume. The liver and kidneys work together through the renin-angiotensin system, if you would like a more complicated example.
I hope this helps. Please let me know if you have more questions.
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