COMPOSITION OF URINE: describe the composition of urine?

-Urine is a yellow amber liquid as a result of the presence of urochrome, a pigment of unknown origin
-Other substances found in the urine are: urea, uric acid, hippuric acid, creatinine
-Ions such as sodium/potassium/calcium/magnesium/ammonium may also be present
-Chloride/sulphate/phosphate/bicarbonate
-Water also form important component of urine

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