Card Set Information
craniodorsal abdominal cavity.
the spleen _____ blood.
it is a highly______ organ containing many __________.
splenic macrophages ______ or _____ damaged _______ from circulation
repair or remove, erythrocytes
in addition to filtration the spleen also serves to ____ _________.
the thymus is a ______ lymphoid organ. located in the _____, of the ________ ____ cavity
glandular, mediastinum, crainioventral thoracic
the thymus is important for maturation of _______ ________.
Function of the hematopoetic system?
transport of oxygen and nutrients
body temperature regulation
body tissue fluid level
defense via leukocytes and thrombocytes
function of the lymphatic system?
filtration of lymph
re-circulation of interstitial fluid
function of the muscular system?
function of the skeletal system?
blood cell formation
function of he cardiovascular system?
function of the respiratory system?
body temperature (panting)
functions of the nervous system?
function of the eye
function of the ear?
hearing and balance
function of the digestive system?
ingestion of nutrients
function of the urinary system?
regulation of blood volume and chemical makeup
function of the female and male reproductive systems?
nourishment of fetus
production of sperm
function of the endocrine system?
major control system that slowly achieves homeostasis